saddish

saddish

(ˈsædɪʃ)
adj
somewhat sad
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Even as the narrator first meets Merrymusk, he notes the wood-sawyer's "latently joyous eye" in his "long saddish face" and explains that this observation offers "the strangest contrast" (56).
The nichey "Desert Blue" from Goldwyn grossed $20,100 for a saddish $4,200 average while the Hollywood insider spoof "Free Enterprise" from tyro Regent barely laughed up $18,500 and a $2,000 per-engagement average.