Definition of heartsickness:
Synonyms for heartsickness:
depression, desolation, miserableness, dolefulness, doldrums, dreariness, blues, forlornness, gloom, oppression, disconsolateness, gloominess, dispiritedness, mournfulness, glumness, downheartedness, despondence, despond, joylessness, mopes, sorrowfulness, unhappiness, despondency, melancholy, blue devils, dumps, dejection.
- "My Attainment of the Pole", Frederick A. Cook.
God has given her a love so inexhaustible, that, notwithstanding the washings and watchings, the sewing and dressing which children necessitate, notwithstanding the care, the check, the pull- back, the weariness, the heartsickness, which they occasion, the " little hindering things" are- my pen is not wont to be timid, but it shrinks from attempting to say what little ones are to a mother.- "A New Atmosphere", Gail Hamilton.
- "Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories", Kathleen Norris.