adjective \ˈā-kē-ˈbrā-kē\

Definition of achy–breaky

  1. informal :  achingly sad :  achy In one video, he turned himself into an ad-campaign cowboy singing achy-breaky songs, satirizing Nashville while also twanging his heart out. — Blake Gopnik, Washington Post, 19 May 2008

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Origin and Etymology of achy–breaky

achy + (heart)break(ing) + 1-y

First Known Use: 1991

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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