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heartsore

adjective heart·sore \ˈhärt-ˌsr\

Definition of HEARTSORE

:  heartsick

Examples of HEARTSORE

  1. <a grandmother feeling heartsore and despondent when all her relatives left en masse after the holidays>

First Known Use of HEARTSORE

1591

Related to HEARTSORE

Synonyms
bad, blue, brokenhearted, cast down, crestfallen, dejected, depressed, despondent, disconsolate, doleful, down, downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth, droopy, forlorn, gloomy, glum, hangdog, heartbroken, heartsick, sad, heavyhearted, inconsolable, joyless, low, low-spirited, melancholic, melancholy, miserable, mournful, saddened, sorrowful, sorry, unhappy, woebegone, woeful, wretched
Antonyms
blissful, buoyant, buoyed, cheerful, cheery, chipper, delighted, glad, gladdened, gladsome, gleeful, happy, joyful, joyous, jubilant, sunny, upbeat

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