broken heart

broken heart
noun
devastating sorrow and despair
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he is recovering from a broken heart

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a broken heart languishes here

Hypernyms: ↑sorrow

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noun
1. : a state of extreme grief and depression
2. : rupture of the heart muscle (as after myocardial infarction)

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despair; disillusionment; devastating sorrow, esp. from disappointment in love.
[1825-35]

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ˌbroken ˈheart [broken heart broken-hearted] noun
a feeling of great sadness, especially when sb you love has died or left you

No one ever died of a broken heart.

Derived Word:broken-hearted

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