Definitions of heart

  1.   a positive feeling of liking he had trouble expressing the affection he felt the child won everyone's heart
  2.   the locus of feelings and intuitions in your heart you know it is true her story would melt your bosom
  3.   the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience the gist of the prosecutor's argument the heart and soul of the Republican Party the nub of the story
  4.   an area that is approximately central within some larger region it is in the center of town they ran forward into the heart of the struggle they were in the eye of the storm
  5.   a plane figure with rounded sides curving inward at the top and intersecting at the bottom conventionally used on playing cards and valentines he drew a heart and called it a valentine
  6.   a playing card in the major suit of hearts he led the queen of hearts
  7.   an inclination or tendency of a certain kind he had a change of heart
  8.   the courage to carry on he kept fighting on pure spunk you haven't got the heart for baseball
  9.   the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs its rhythmic contractions pump blood through the body he stood still his heart thumping wildly
  10.   a firm rather dry variety meat usually beef or veal a five pound beef heart will serve six
  11.   A hollow muscular organ which by contracting rhythmically keeps up the circulation of the blood
  12.   The seat of the affections or sensibilities collectively or separately as love hate joy grief courage and the like rarely the seat of the understanding or will usually in a good sense when no epithet is expressed the better or lovelier part of our nature the spring of all our actions and purposes the seat of moral life and character the moral affections and character itself the individual disposition and character as a good tender loving bad hard or selfish heart
  13.   The nearest the middle or center the part most hidden and within the inmost or most essential part of any body or system the source of life and motion in any organization the chief or vital portion the center of activity or of energetic or efficient action as the heart of a country of a tree etc
  14.   Courage courageous purpose spirit
  15.   Vigorous and efficient activity power of fertile production condition of the soil whether good or bad
  16.   One of a series of playing cards distinguished by the figure or figures of a heart as hearts are trumps
  17.   Vital part secret meaning real intention
  18.   A term of affectionate or kindly and familiar address
  19.   To give heart to to hearten to encourage to inspirit
  20.   To form a compact center or heart as a hearting cabbage
  21.   That which resembles a heart in shape especially a roundish or oval figure or object having an obtuse point at one end and at the other a corresponding indentation used as a symbol or representative of the heart
  22.   The hollow muscular organ that maintains the circulation of the blood
  23.   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
  24.   A hollow muscular organ which receives the blood from the veins and propels it into the arteries It is divided by a musculo membranous septum into two halves right or venous and left or arterial each of which consists of a receiving chamber auricle or atrium and an ejecting chamber ventricle the orifices through which the blood enters and leaves the ventricles are provided with valves the mitral and the aortic for the left ventricle the tricuspid and the pulmonary for the right ventricle
  25.   The organ receiving and sending forth the blood the circulatory system center
  26.   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
  27.   Muscular organ that propels the blood inner or chief part affection feeling courage
  28.   The muscular organ that propels the blood
  29.   The emotional nature tenderness sympathy
  30.   Courage
  31.   Vital part center core
  32.   Like a heart To get or learn by heart to commit to memory To take or lay to heart to be much affected To set the heart on to fix the desires on To set the heart at rest to make one's self quiet To find in the heart to be willing or disposed To have in the heart to purpose At heart at bottom
  33.   The muscular organ situated in the thorax the action of which determines the circulation of the blood the inner part of anything the chief or vital part the seat of the affections and passions the seat of the understanding the seat of the will the moral sense secret purpose love courage spirit disposition of mind
  34.   The well known organ in animals which by alternate contracting and expanding sends the blood through the arteries to be again received by it from the veins the vital inner or chief part of anything the centre or interior the seat of the affections and passions disposition of mind
  35.   To become close or hard in the centre as a cabbage
  36.   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

Quotes of heart

  1. There are things God does for me daily and it throws me into brain lock because I know in my heart I don't deserve that kind of grace I don't deserve that break – Willie Aames
  2. Having good health being able to breathe and be happy that's one of the most beautiful gifts On top of that I have the gift to play music and make people happy through that I'm just telling you from my heart I'm so in love with life – Roy Ayers
  3. True love is eternal infinite and always like itself It is equal and pure without violent demonstrations it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart – Honore de Balzac
  4. Take pleasure in your dreams relish your principles and drape your purest feelings on the heart of a precious lover – Giotto di Bondone
  5. A kiss makes the heart young again and wipes out the years – Rupert Brooke
  6. Anybody who believes that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach flunked geography – Robert Byrne
  7. As a little kid I had a girlfriend and her boyfriend used to beat me up so then I used to sing these songs and that's what it's all about Country music is all about your heart and your people and things like that – Dick Dale
  8. My commitment is to strive to lean on the Lord with my whole heart reading His word daily and earnestly seeking His will in my life – Elizabeth Dole
  9. But if we get to the point where more people do not believe in a God than who do believe in God we will have a hollow legal system we will have something without heart – Lee Greenwood
  10. It makes the heart to tremble when you open an undiscovered tomb – Zahi Hawass
  11. I really wanted it to be organic and coming from my heart So I think maybe the initial thought of wanting to go in that direction I had to wait until things happened in our world and in our country that fired me up enough where the words came out organically – Joan Jett
  12. Gloom and solemnity are entirely out of place in even the most rigorous study of an art originally intended to make glad the heart of man – Ezra Pound
  13. A man's heart may have a secret sanctuary where only one woman may enter but it is full of little anterooms which are seldom vacant – Helen Rowland
  14. I would always reserve a special place in my heart for Pittsburgh – Willie Stargell
  15. It is possible for a kid from east Texas raised in south central LA and Carson who believes in his dreams commits himself to them with his heart to touch them and to have them happen – Forest Whitaker

Usage examples for heart

  1. So to supper and to bed with my heart full of trouble – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. He did not take it to heart – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  3. But in my heart I believe it is as good as settled between them – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  4. They were of his mind never of his heart – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  5. They said her heart was good – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  6. “ For a moment his heart stood still – Frank of Freedom Hill by Samuel A. Derieux
  7. “ I feel it in my heart Now now Mother – Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance by Frances Cavanah
  8. “ No she said at last I haven't the heart to stop him – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  9. Gyp had his heart no one in the world would ever take it from her – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  10. And wasn't his heart a bustin' fer her – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  11. Be true to what your heart says is right – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  12. In my heart I understood why – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. Have you no heart – Parables Of A Province by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 13, 2009
  14. With all my heart Sir – Clarissa, Volume 5 (of 9) by Samuel Richardson
  15. He could not have the heart to ” – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  16. So dear heart the ugly thing is gone – Boris Lensky by Ossip Schubin
  17. “ I hope with all my heart you will says Mona ” – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  18. “ No man but only your own heart can tell you what is wrong and what is right – Hillsboro People by Dorothy Canfield
  19. But in his heart he said It is well – Under the Rose by Frederic Stewart Isham
  20. “ Penelope's heart at that – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds

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