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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing or marked by grief or anguish.

Usage examples (35)
  • "I am quite sure," she said, with a kind of heartrending cheerfulness,
  • The appearance of some of the ladies is heartrending.
  • Her screams were heartrending, but he didn't intervene.
  • Does prayer drive away anguish and heartrending memories? for more
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