Overwhelming sorrow, grief, or disappointment. See Synonyms at regret.(noun)
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Use "heartbreak" in a sentence
"Alexa Ray Joel writes on her Facebook page that she was suffering from what she called heartbreak-related depression."
"But great stamina heading up what we call heartbreak hill or cardiac hill right there at Piedmont Hospital."
"BounceBack helps people find happiness after heartbreak from a relationship breakup or divorce."