Related formsheart·break·ing·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for heartbreaking
I mean, come on, this is the stuff of heartbreaking and hysterically funny reading, the two main ingredients for any great memoir.The Rancid Ballad of Johnny Rotten: His Memoir Seethes With Anger—And Charm|Legs McNeil|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her bouts with cancer—all three of them—were inspiring, heartbreaking, and, most of all, real.
The heartbreaking death of MTV reality TV personality Diem Brown proves the emotional necessity and value of the reality TV genre.
As Kaci Hickox treated patients in Sierra Leone, she faced the heartbreaking task of caring for children who died in front of her.
They are as emotionally-wrought and heartbreaking as Davis describes.
The wretched father composed a heartbreaking lamentation for his lost dear ones.History of the Jews, Vol. IV (of VI)|Heinrich Graetz
The others knew nothing of the heartbreaking in the little clicks.Held for Orders|Frank H. Spearman
It was heartbreaking to be there beside him and yet to feel myself so far away from him.Possessed|Cleveland Moffett
Equipment is less essential than personality, but to accomplish results with such a handicap is heartbreaking work.The Challenge of the Country|George Walter Fiske
You know nothing of heartbreaking troubles of any sort, or you would not magnify this one!Her Mother's Secret|Emma D. E. N. Southworth