Do you mean "broken up" or "broke down"?
"to be broken up" means to be very emotional. It can be saddness OR happiness.
I break up everytime I see a picture of my puppy.
The whole family was breaking up at the dinner table when he told the joke.
You can also "break down." It also mean very emotional, usually start to cry.
She broke down when she got her grades.
He broke down after his father's funeral.