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English idioms related to Feelings - Sadness or Discontent

Master English idioms regarding sadness or discontent, like "open the floodgates" and "broken heart".

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English idioms related to Feelings
on one's conscience
[phrase]
(of an unfortunate event) making one feel extreme guilt or sadness
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to eat sb alive
[phrase]
to make someone experience extreme pain or distress
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a lump in one's throat
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a feeling like something is stuck in one's throat, often caused by strong emotions or the need to cry
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to eat one's heart out
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to feel deep sadness or disappointment, especially over a lost opportunity or unfulfilled desire
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to open the floodgates
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to cause strong and overwhelming emotional reactions, often leading to a burst of tears, feelings, or memories
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one's nose out of joint
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a state of great annoynce or anger
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to take sth to heart
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to take advice or criticism very seriously and let it greatly influence one's decisions
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out of one's element
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in a place or situation that is unsuitable or disadvantageous to one
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sick and tired
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annoyed or disgusted by someone or something one has been dealing with for a long time
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(down) in the dumps
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very sad and hopeless
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to cry sb a river
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to cry a lot in front of others in order to make them feel guilty or sad
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broken heart
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a state of great sorrow and sadness caused by the ending of a romantic relationship or the death of a loved one
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to break one's heart
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to make someone who loves one go through deep emotional pain and sorrow
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