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English definition of “heartache”


noun [C or U]     /ˈhɑːt.eɪk/ US  /ˈhɑːrt-/ literary
feelings of great sadness : You've caused me nothing but heartache. She writes about the joys and heartaches of bringing up children .Sadness and regret
(Definition of heartache noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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