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downhearted

adjective

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feeling unhappiness
  • downhearted because his best friend was taking a job out of state

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The first known use of downhearted was in 1742

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“Downhearted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/downhearted. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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