heartsick(redirected from heartsickly)
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Related to heartsickly: lovesick
Profoundly disappointed; despondent.
deeply dejected or despondent
extremely depressed or unhappy; despondent.
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|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"