Definition of brokenly in US English:



  • See broken

    • ‘I cried heart brokenly and told my brother I would not play the tabla ever again.’
    • ‘‘If only,’ he sobs brokenly, ‘if only I had taken him out more when I had the chance…‘’
    • ‘I fell into the arms of the door opener, muttering brokenly of my need to see my friend.’
    • ‘She covered her face with her hands and cried brokenly.’
    • ‘Apart from sign language, she kept struggling to express herself with her voice, though brokenly and unclearly.’