how to pronounce sadness

/ˈsædnəs/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

The above transcription of sadness is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

sadness is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of sadness

example pitch curve for pronunciation of sadness

sædnəs

test your pronunciation of sadness

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of sadness

video examples of sadness pronunciation

An example use of sadness in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… from sadness still as it was like we …”

meanings of sadness

noun:

  1. An event in one's life that causes sadness.
  2. The state or emotion of being sad.

words that rhyme with sadness

madnessbadness

Did this page help you?