heartsick

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heart·sick

 (härt′sĭk′)
adj.
Profoundly disappointed; despondent.

heart′sick′ness n.
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heartsick

(ˈhɑːtˌsɪk)
adj
deeply dejected or despondent
ˈheartˌsickness n
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heart•sick

(ˈhɑrtˌsɪk)

adj.
extremely depressed or unhappy; despondent.
[1520–30]
heart′sick`ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.heartsick - full of sorrow
sorrowful - experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss; "sorrowful widows"; "a sorrowful tale of death and despair"; "sorrowful news"; "even in laughter the heart is sorrowful"- Proverbs 14:13
2.heartsick - without or almost without hope; "despondent about his failure"; "too heartsick to fight back"
hopeless - without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success; "in an agony of hopeless grief"; "with a hopeless sigh he sat down"
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heartsick

adjective despondent, dejected, dispirited, downcast, heavy-hearted, sick at heart, heartsore He groaned - a long, low, heartsick sound.
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