Definition of heartbreak in English:

heartbreak

Syllabification: heart·break
Pronunciation: /ˈhärtˌbrāk
 
/

noun

Overwhelming distress: an unforgettable tale of joy and heartbreak
More example sentences
  • He was quite simply helping out people he both knew and liked in a time of great distress and heartbreak.
  • This was what had caused me so much heartbreak and pain those first few weeks.
  • She has suffered heartbreak, both on and off the field, and has come through it all with dignity and strength.

Definition of heartbreak in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day envenom
Pronunciation: enˈvenəm
verb
put poison on or into; make poisonous