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triste

[ treest ]
/ trist /
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adjective French.

sad; sorrowful; melancholy.

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British Dictionary definitions for triste

triste

tristful (ˈtrɪstfʊl)

/ (triːst) /

adjective

archaic words for sad

Derived forms of triste

tristfully, adverbtristfulness, noun

Word Origin for triste

from French
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