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Heart

Definition of heart:

part of speech: noun

The organ that circulates the blood: the vital, inner, or chief part of anything: the seat of the affections, etc., esp. love: courage: vigor: secret meaning or design: that which resembles a heart.

part of speech: noun

A hollow muscular organ with a varying number of chambers which by rhythmic contraction keeps up the circulation of the blood; the core or central portion of a tree or fruit.

part of speech: noun

The organ in animals which causes the blood to circulate through the arteries, etc.; the vital, inner, or chief part of anything; the often assumed seat of the affections and passions; emotion; tenderness; affection; courage; will; spirit; energy; power; resolution; secret thoughts; consclence; one of a suit of cards marked with one or more red hearts.

part of speech: noun

Muscular organ that propels the blood; inner or chief part; affection; feeling; courage.

Usage examples for heart:

  • The tenderest sympathies of my heart are yours! "Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale", Ida Glenwood.
  • " Yes, my heart said Hilary. "The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill", Winston Churchill.
  • It was on my heart alone. "Daisy", Elizabeth Wetherell.
  • I feel that I must speak out my heart "More Portmanteau Plays", Stuart Walker.

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