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What does "Broken" mean in context of describing a person?

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  • Joe_D
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago
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    Most people have a natural optimism. "Broken" means that something happened in a person's life to break their spirit. Some words to describe a broken person are: dejected, defeated, depressed, etc.

  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    Broken Person

  • 1 decade ago

    Usually it means broken in spirit. For example, the Great Depression broke the spirit of many Americans because they lost their jobs and their dignity and became listless and depressed.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It means shattered in the soul...which means having a crushed and empty spirit and being shocked emotionally.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Depressed.Worthless?

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    they've prolly been ruined by another person at some point

    -their father beat them

    -someone absolutely CRUSHED their heart

    things of that sort

  • a s
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    something happened to them that renders them unfixable. like, scarred for life - broken. it generally refers to one's spirit, specifically.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Someone who has suffered so much in their life that it's affected them negatively somehow.

  • 1 decade ago

    Emo.

  • 1 decade ago

    Mentally and/or emotionally.

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