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Meaning of HEARTACHE

Pronunciation:  'hârt`eyk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one (especially by death)
 

HEARTACHE is a 9 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: brokenheartedness, grief, heartbreak
 
 See Also: dolor, dolour, sorrow

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Heart"ache`\, n. [Cf. AS. heortece.]
Sorrow; anguish of mind; mental pang. --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aching heart, affliction, agony, agony of mind, anguish, bale, bitterness, bleeding heart, broken heart, brokenheartedness, care, crushing, depression, depth of misery, desolation, despair, dole, extremity, grief, heartbreak, heartbrokenness, heartsickness, heartsoreness, heavy heart, infelicity, melancholia, melancholy, misery, prostration, regret, rue, sadness, suicidal despair, woe, wretchedness
 

 

 

 

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