Definition of heartbroken
: overcome by sorrow
Examples of heartbroken in a Sentence
not as heartbroken over missing out on the trip to New York as I thought she would be
was utterly heartbroken when his pet dog died
Recent Examples of heartbroken from the Web
Lourcey, 14, a student at Trinity Valley School, wasn’t heartbroken.
Randy's heartbroken guardian along with outraged friends and animal lovers.
May 23, 2017 So heartbroken to hear of the nightmare that came true last night in Manchester.
JT's headline-making breakup with his fellow ex-Mousekeeter left all double-denim crusaders heartbroken, but the beatboxing-laced track started feeling like more of a diss after its video came out featuring a Brit look-alike.
Infinite Playlist unfolds after Norah, the film’s music-loving antiheroine played expertly by Kat Dennings (The House Bunny, The 40-Year Old Virgin), ropes heartbroken musician Nick into posing as her boyfriend at a nightclub.
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First Known Use of heartbroken
HEARTBROKEN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heartbroken for English Language Learners
: filled with great sadness
HEARTBROKEN Defined for Kids
Definition of heartbroken for Students
: overcome by sorrow … he ran away because he was heartbroken. — Beverly Cleary, Henry Huggins
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