triste = sad adjective



English Translation of TRISTE

: sad, gloomy ponerse triste to become sad poner triste a alguien to make somebody sad me puse muy triste cuando me enteré de la noticia I was very sad when I heard the news es triste verlo así it is sad to see him like that es triste no poder ir it's a pity or shame we can't go la triste verdad es que ... the sad truth is that ...
: desolate, dismal una perspectiva triste a dismal outlook
: sorry, sorry-looking la triste verdad the sorry truth hizo un triste papel he cut a sorry figure no queda sino un triste penique there's just one miserable penny left me dieron un triste trozo de pan para comer they gave me a miserable piece of bread for lunch

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