Definition of my heart bleeds for — in English:

my heart bleeds for —

(also my heart bleeds)

phrase

ironic
  • Used to express sympathy.

    ‘“I flew out here feeling tired and overworked.” “My heart bleeds for you!” she replied’
    • ‘my heart bleeds for the family—it’s the worst thing you could imagine’
    • ‘Oh how my heart bleeds for those poor workers that got nearly all their ‘entitlements’ courtesy of the taxpayer after years in a union-sheltered workshop.’
    • ‘Well, my heart bleeds over a journalist complaining about someone else only printing half the story.’
    • ‘Aw, bless you poor thing, my heart just bleeds, love!’
    • ‘I mean, your heart just bleeds for the chap in the photograph, doesn't it?’
    grieve, ache, sorrow, be sorrowful, be sad, mourn, be mournful, be distressed, be in distress, be miserable, lament, feel, suffer, agonize, anguish, be in anguish