Definition of Heart in English :
Define Heart in English
Heart meaning in English
Meaning of Heart in English
Pronunciation of Heart in English
Heart pronunciation in English
Pronounce Heart in Englishsee synonyms of heart
1. bosom, heart
the locus of feelings and intuitions
Example Sentences:'in your heart you know it is true''her story would melt your bosom'
the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body
Example Sentences:'he stood still, his heart thumping wildly'
the courage to carry on
Example Sentences:'he kept fighting on pure spunk''you haven't got the heart for baseball'
an area that is approximately central within some larger region
Example Sentences:'it is in the center of town''they ran forward into the heart of the struggle''they were in the eye of the storm'
the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
Example Sentences:'the gist of the prosecutor's argument''the heart and soul of the Republican Party''the nub of the story'
6. heart, spirit
an inclination or tendency of a certain kind
Example Sentences:'he had a change of heart'
a plane figure with rounded sides curving inward at the top and intersecting at the bottom; conventionally used on playing cards and valentines
Example Sentences:'he drew a heart and called it a valentine'
a firm rather dry variety meat (usually beef or veal)
Example Sentences:'a five-pound beef heart will serve six'
a positive feeling of liking
Example Sentences:'he had trouble expressing the affection he felt''the child won everyone's heart''the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home'
a playing card in the major suit that has one or more red hearts on it
Example Sentences:'he led the queen of hearts''hearts were trumps'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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