morir de pena
morir de pena
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to die of sorrow
La viuda de Mateo murió de pena. Fue muy triste.Mateo's widow died of sorrow. It was very sad.
b. to die of a broken heart
Me siento tan solo que creo que voy a morir de pena.I feel so lonely that I feel that I'm going to die of a broken heart.
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