Pronunciation of Heartsick
/hˈɑːtsɪk/, /hˈɑːtsɪk/, /h_ˈɑː_t_s_ɪ_k/
Antonyms for heartsick:
hopeful, rapturous, laughing, rhapsodic, pleased, glad, exhilarated, blithe, sunny, joyful, euphoric, jocular, joyous, entranced, gratified, merry, blithesome, elated, jolly, mirthful, delighted, jocose, jocund, jovial, enraptured, satisfied, blissful, gleeful, ecstatic.
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Other synonyms and related words:
sad, cast down, glum, gloomy, crestfallen, unhappy, low-spirited, woebegone, joyless, disconsolate, sorry, downhearted, melancholy, depressed, downcast, blue, Saddened, droopy, forlorn, low, woeful, hangdog, miserable, dejected, wretched, down, doleful, bad, heartsore, inconsolable, melancholic, mournful, heavyhearted.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for heartsick:
- In truth, as the earl had noticed, she was physically depressed by the strain of her protracted watch over Beauchamp, as well as rather heartsick. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- You are the only man I have ever met who made me heartsick because I was not worthy of him, and could not aspire to his level. - "The Plunderer", Roy Norton.
- She wished to be with these young people all the time; she wished for nothing else, to- day she was heartsick because there was to be a weekend house party to which she was not invited. - "The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V.", Kathleen Norris.