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Definitions for brokenhearted
ˈbroʊ kənˈhɑr tɪdbro·ken·heart·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brokenhearted, heartbroken, heartsickadjective

    full of sorrow


  1. brokenheartedadjective

    Grieved and disappointed, especially with the loss or repudiation of a romantic relationship.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Brokenheartedadjective

    Having the spirits crushed by grief or fear.

    Etymology: from broken and heart.

    He hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted. Isa. lxi. 1.


  1. brokenhearted

    A broken heart (also known as heartbreak or heartache) is a metaphor for the intense emotional stress or pain one feels at experiencing great and deep longing. The concept is cross-cultural, often cited with reference to unreciprocated or lost love.Failed romantic love can be extremely painful; people with a broken heart may succumb to depression, anxiety and, in more extreme cases, post-traumatic stress disorder.


  1. brokenhearted

    Brokenhearted refers to experiencing intense grief, sorrow, or disappointment, typically due to a significant loss, end of a relationship, or other emotional setback. It is a state of being deeply affected, troubled, or hurt emotionally.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brokenhearted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brokenhearted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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