Definition of downhearted in English:

downhearted

Syllabification: down·heart·ed
Pronunciation: /ˈdounˈhärtid
 
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adjective

Derivatives

downheartedly

adverb
More example sentences
  • Lightening flashed and a distant rumble of thunder followed it before the pair came out again, the woman trudging downheartedly.
  • She heard herself ask, pleading, ‘but I know there is nowhere else…’ she said downheartedly, crossing her arms about her chest and lowering her head.
  • ‘Save your load of bull for someone who cares about you right now…’ he points to Radley, who looks at me downheartedly.

downheartedness

noun
More example sentences
  • This is why I am not a writer of his reputation: I would never have thought that a celebratory aerial burst could have sadness, let alone be laced with a subcurrent of downheartedness.
  • Yet our downheartedness is leavened by a measure of pride.

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