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heartbrokenness

Definitions

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  • n. The state or quality of being heartbroken.

Etymologies

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heartbroken +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Yet for all his macho taciturnity, he is a damaged man who can never escape what Fuller calls "the extended heartbrokenness of war."

    War Wounds

  • What remains with me most are his straightforward recounting of the strategic thinking i.e., hoping and guessing that has Iran’s proxy, Hezbollah, treat the people of Lebanon as disposable collateral, and his heartbrokenness over the way Israel, unchecked, is now following the United States in squandering the goodwill which could be its best defense.

    Inescapable and Escapable Fear

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