Definition Of heartbroken


(of a person) suffering from overwhelming distress; very upset.

he was heartbroken at the thought of leaving the house

Example Of heartbroken

  • A devastated mum is heartbroken after thieves stole a tender tribute from her daughter's grave.

  • A terminally-ill teenager was left heartbroken when thieves ruined what could be her last Christmas.

  • Although Gloria was heartbroken , she continued her fight but the cancer grew, despite radiotherapy.

  • Although I am numb and heartbroken , it is a pleasure to be with him and his courage has taught me never to fear anything that life throws at me.

  • And how much distress will it cause to the many children who will be heartbroken if this shameful act is carried out?

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