Definition for heart

noun as in person's emotions

noun as in courage

noun as in essence, central part

noun as in blood-pumping organ in an animate being

Strong matches

clock, ticker

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Example Sentences

Over time it was pretty clear what the Lord was doing in our hearts and now we’re sitting here today, starting a whole new chapter together.

“To really get at the heart of this question, we need to go to Venus,” says Paul Byrne, a planetary scientist at North Carolina State University and a self-professed “Venus evangelical.”

My heart would be beating faster and faster every time he gets the ball.

Its technology is at the heart of the more than 1 billion smartphones sold annually.

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It will take more research to confirm the study’s findings and understand what they could mean for these young hearts.

The questions going through my mind are: How on earth are there Kalashnikovs and rocket launchers in the heart of Paris?

But at the heart of this “Truther” conspiracy theory is the idea that “someone” wants to destroy Bill Cosby.

She fills her characters up—strong women beating back against a sexist system—with so much heart.

One specific kind of emergency is at the heart of this, such as when an airplane suffers a loss of stability at night.

Acting legend talks about what role is closest to her heart.

The blood that accused his friend in his heart, rushed to his face, when he repeated what had been told him.

After all, may not even John Burns be human; may not Mr. Chamberlain himself have a heart that can feel for another?

Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.

Her heart fluttered violently with fear as she saw that he stepped out after her, and walked by her side toward the house.

For of sadness cometh death, and it overwhelmeth the strength, and the sorrow of the heart boweth down the neck.


On this page you'll find 242 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to heart, such as: character, feeling, love, nature, soul, and affection.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.