heartbreaker

noun heart·break·er \ ˈhärt-ˌbrā-kər \
Updated on: 6 Dec 2017

Definition of heartbreaker

: one that causes heartbreak

Examples of heartbreaker in a Sentence

  1. The team's most recent loss was a real heartbreaker.

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First Known Use of heartbreaker

1837


HEARTBREAKER Defined for English Language Learners

heartbreaker

noun

Definition of heartbreaker for English Language Learners

  • : someone or something that causes you to feel very sad, disappointed, etc. : someone or something that breaks your heart


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