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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one (especially by death).

Usage examples (35)
  • But great stamina heading up what we call heartbreak hill or cardiac hill right there at Piedmont Hospital.
  • Alexa Ray Joel writes on her Facebook page that she was suffering from what she called heartbreak-related depression.
  • For too many, the story ends in heartbreak and tragedy.
  • Some 45 years or so after the fact, and the heartbreak is still there. for more
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