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English definition of “sick at heart”

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sick at heart

literary
very unhappy: David was sick at heart about having to leave his family behind.
Translations of “sick at heart”
in Chinese (Traditional) 很難過,很不開心…
in Chinese (Simplified) 很难过,很不开心…
(Definition of sick at heart from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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