What does broken-hearted mean?

broken-hearted meaning in Etymology Dictionary

in addition brokenhearted, 1520s, from damaged + hearted. Relevant: Broken-heartedly; broken-heartedness.


broken-hearted meaning in General Dictionary

obtaining the spirits depressed or broken by grief oru000du000a despair.


broken-hearted meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Having the spirits depressed or broken by grief or despair.


Sentence Examples with the word broken-hearted

He died a broken-hearted man, prophesying the inevitable ruin of a nation which he himself had done so much to demoralize.

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