Examples of heartbreak in a Sentence
He recently suffered a string of romantic heartbreaks.
I understand the heartbreak you must feel over your grandmother's death.
Recent Examples of heartbreak from the Web
Having also exited the last 16 in both 2002 and 2010, Japan suffered knock-out stage heartbreak for the third time.
Juice raps about high school heartbreak with teenage earnestness, infusing his verses with melodies and hooks with warbling pain.
The victory ended decades of heartbreak for the Capitals – marking their first title in their 44-year history – and for Washington, which hadn't seen a big four team win a championship since the Redskins won the Super Bowl in January 1992.
There’s this horrible, aching thing about heartbreak.
But the vineyard heartbreak has been generative, too, forcing Edmunds toward new terroir.
Lenny told her, holding her in his lap, a remark that could be seen as hostile—or, possibly, as a benevolent warning against heartbreak.
As much as that was a heartbreak, this is uplifting.
Will this heartbreak inspire Brad Pitt to renew his vow of celibacy?
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blues, dejection, depression, desolateness, desolation, despair, despondency, disconsolateness, dispiritedness, distress, doldrums, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, forlornness, gloom, gloominess, glumness, heartsickness, joylessness, melancholy, miserableness, misery, mopes, oppression, sorrowfulness, unhappiness, woefulness, wretchedness;
HEARTBREAK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heartbreak for English Language Learners
: a very strong feeling of sadness, disappointment, etc.
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