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Definition of "brokenhearted" [brokenhearted]

  • Grievously sad. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "brokenhearted" in a sentence
  • "The Greek translation of the word brokenhearted is suntribos, meaning “to crush completely or to shatter.”"
  • "And all of this scrapping with Britney has apparently left Lynne Spears 'brokenhearted' – although hopefully not to the extent where Lynne will shave her head and waggle her vagina around in public a lot."
  • "Britney Spears' mother is "brokenhearted" over recent difficulties in her relationship with her famous daughter, a friend of the family tells PEOPLE."
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