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heav·y-heart·ed

(hĕv′ē-här′tĭd)
adj.
Melancholy; depressed; sad.

heav′y-heart′ed·ly adv.
heav′y-heart′ed·ness n.

heavy-hearted

adj
sad; melancholy
ˈheavy-heartedly adv

heav′y-heart′ed



adj.
sorrowful; melancholy; dejected.
[1350–1400]
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heavy-hearted

[ˌhevɪˈhɑːtɪd] ADJapesadumbrado, acongojado

heavy-hearted

[ˌhɛvɪˈhɑːtɪd] adj to be heavy-heartedavere il cuore gonfio
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He added: "With the benefit of hindsight, it has become easier perhaps to appreciate the merits of the path of compromise which Michael Collins, however reluctantly and heavy-heartedly, chose to follow.
In the letter, Koizumi also said he has ''taken heavy-heartedly the serious atmosphere in Korea on the textbook issue'' and is well aware that the South Korean president is ''deeply concerned about the issue.''