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heartbreaking

Deeply upsetting or causing great sadness. Watching my grandmother endure this horrible illness has been just heartbreaking. Have you see that new movie? It's so heartbreaking, I cried the whole time!
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It's heartbreaking because many of the children rescued in raids from Eugene to Miami had never been reported missing by their families, which means authorities never knew to look for them in the first place.
They are heartbreaking," the woman's mother told XPRESS on Tuesday, a day after she had undergone brain surgery.
Some of them have lost their parents and had horrendous experiences and it is remarkable what all these wonderful NGOs are doing to deal with this unbelievable and heartbreaking situation.
It's not career threatening or anything like that, but it is heartbreaking as we were really looking forward to seeing him run in the big novice races this spring.
What is very heartbreaking is when Syrian people ask you why you think no one is able to find a solution for them.
He admits the situation is heartbreaking for the Ibrox men but reckons some positives could emerge from the crisis.
Deputy council leader Paul Brant said: "The things we are voting on are heartbreaking options.
Dubai A court has dismissed an appeal by prosecutors for a tough sentence to be handed down on a woman who had a car accident after receiving the heartbreaking news by phone that her daughter had died.
Heartbreaking tribute What a beautiful and heartbreaking tribute by Tom O'Ryan that truly conveyed the pain of the racing community.
Its description of what the miners and their families went through was heartbreaking.
O'Hara's longing, nascent wisdom and inability to connect with -- or even touch -- Manoel Felciano's Seurat is palpable and heartbreaking, and in songs like ``Move On'' and ``Children and Art,'' the actress sings like an angel.
In the heartbreaking ending--the first time any of the performers left the stage--the dancers lined up and the first two stepped aside to let the third depart; variations repeated until all had exited, leaving a blue void.
Their heartbreaking accounts provide a "living history" from which readers can learn and draw strength.
Dave Eggers is a young author who broke new ground in his first work, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius.