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ˈhɑrtˌbroʊ kənheart·bro·ken

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brokenhearted, heartbroken, heartsickadjective

    full of sorrow


  1. heartbrokenadjective

    Suffering from sorrow, especially after a failed romance

    When he told me he didn't want to see me anymore, I was heartbroken


  1. Heartbroken

    Heartbroken is the debut single by British record producer T2. It was written by British singer Jodie Aysha, who also provides the vocals. The song spent five weeks at number two on the UK Singles Chart, behind Leona Lewis's "Bleeding Love"."Heartbroken" is the most requested song ever on BBC Radio 1. The song was later rewritten to support boxer Ricky Hatton in his match against Floyd Mayweather. It was also sampled by DJ Khaled and Drake on their 2017 song "To the Max".


  1. heartbroken

    Heartbroken is an emotional state or condition characterized by intense feelings of sorrow, sadness, or grief, usually as a result of loss, disappointment, or unrequited love. It refers to overwhelming distress or anguish often associated with a significant personal setback such as the end of a romantic relationship, the death of a loved one, or any other deeply upsetting event.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heartbrokenadjective

    overcome by crushing sorrow; deeply grieved

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heartbroken in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heartbroken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of heartbroken in a Sentence

  1. Josh Xaver:

    I'm heartbroken for my son, i'm heartbroken for the victims.

  2. Glenn Youngkin:

    As a Virginian, I'm heartbroken for these girls and their families, i'm heartbroken at how their government leaders failed them. As a father, I am ignited with an unwavering resolve to not just fix this but to hold those who have failed our children accountable.

  3. Bobbie Diaz:

    I'm just trying to process everything. I'm just heartbroken for the girl's family, how could something like this happen again?

  4. Gina Meyer:

    We're struggling right now, struggling to know, you know, what happened and why it happened. You know, we're just, like, heartbroken. We're so heartbroken.

  5. Nick Bullen:

    I think the Prince of Wales must be shocked and heartbroken, imagine if any member of your family, especially your son or daughter, goes on television and says, ‘My relationship has broken down with my father?’ Even if it’s true, the world now knows. So I think the Prince of Wales must be heartbroken.

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