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  • n. Plural form of heartbreaking.

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Examples

  • Finally, he came to me with tears and crocodile -- crocodile heartbreakings, beseeching me not to leave him, not to marry anyone and not to look at any man.

    Morgan: American Financier

  • The gross, jaded, uncouth present has slipped from me as a garment might, and I see the past like a little show, struggles and heartbreakings of long ago, and watch it with the same indifferent curiosity as I would the regulated mimicry of a stage play.

    Memoirs of My Dead Life

  • He still had unexpected heartbreakings to experience.

    His Excellency the Minister

  • "There has been a lot of disappointment, and [a] lot of heartbreakings, and [a] lot of people who have gone bust," Bonyadian says.

    News

  • Meanwhile the coach drove on, and Marcia passed from her childhood’s home into the great world of men and women, changes, heartbreakings, sorrows and joys.

    Marcia Schuyler

  • "Their banishment to Holland was fortunate; the decline of their little company in the strange land was fortunate; the difficulties which they experienced in getting the royal consent to banish themselves to this wilderness was fortunate; all the tears and heartbreakings of that ever-memorable parting at Delfthaven had the happiest influence on the rising destinies of New England.

    The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 11

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