Examples of brokenhearted in a Sentence
She was brokenhearted when her boyfriend left her.
she was brokenhearted when the relationship ended
Recent Examples of brokenhearted from the Web
The brokenhearted community was still trying to absorb its meaning when, later that same Sunday, a mass shooting unleashed on a crowd in an outdoor concert in Las Vegas killed 58 people.
The brokenhearted father joined the British in New York and recruited eight others, only to be seized on a brief furlough home and hanged for treason in March 1777, six months after Hale.
Bergquist knows the billionaire and the brokenhearted woman would be perfect for each other.
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First Known Use of brokenhearted
bad, blue, cast down, crestfallen, dejected, depressed, despondent, disconsolate, doleful, down, downcast, downhearted, droopy, forlorn, gloomy, glum, hangdog, heartbroken, heartsick, heartsore, heavyhearted, inconsolable, joyless, low, low-spirited, melancholic, melancholy, miserable, mournful, sad, saddened, sorrowful, sorry, unhappy, woebegone, woeful, wretched;
black, bleak, cheerless, comfortless, dark, darkening, depressing, desolate, dismal, dreary, elegiac (also elegiacal), funereal, gray (also grey), morbid, morose, saturnine, somber (or sombre), sullen;
BROKENHEARTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of brokenhearted for English Language Learners
: filled with great sadness especially because someone you love has left you, has died, etc.
BROKENHEARTED Defined for Kids
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