Definition of heartache
: anguish of mind : sorrow
Examples of heartache in a Sentence
I've had more than my share of heartaches in my life.
the heartache she felt when she saw the innocent victims of the war
Recent Examples of heartache from the Web
Just love her and know that loving a child often involves heartache and even heartbreak.
Honeyed timbres support their back-road-folk influences in songs about heartache and home towns.
Most people who read a handful of words about a friend’s heartache, or see a link to a tragic story, would likely follow it up.
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First Known Use of heartache
HEARTACHE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heartache for English Language Learners
: a strong feeling of sadness
HEARTACHE Defined for Kids
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