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  Words related to heart

Related / Similar Words: spirit, mettle, nerve, spunk, pump, ticker, bosom, kernel, substance, core, center, essence, gist, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty, affection, affectionateness, fondness, tenderness, warmheartedness, centre, middle, eye

 

Definition:
  • a playing card in the major suit of hearts; "he led the queen of hearts";
  • an inclination or tendency of a certain kind; "he had a change of heart";
  • the courage to carry on; "he kept fighting on pure spunk"; "you haven''t got the heart for baseball";
  • 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";
  • the locus of feelings and intuitions; "in your heart you know it is true"; "her story would melt your bosom";
  • 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";
  • a positive feeling of liking; "he had trouble expressing the affection he felt"; "the child won everyone''s heart";
  • a firm rather dry variety meat (usually beef or veal); "a five-pound beef heart will serve six";
  • 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";
  • 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";

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    Hyponyms: athlete's heart, biauriculate heart, bare bones, hypostasis, quiddity, haecceity, quintessence, stuff, attachment, fond regard, protectiveness, regard, respect, soft spot, center stage, centre stage, city center, city centre, central city, storm center, storm centre, financial center, hub, inner city, medical center, midfield, seat, City of London, the City, midstream

     

    Part Meronyms: circulatory system, cardiovascular system

     

    Member Meronyms: major suit

     

    Derivational Morphology: steel, nerve, summate, middle

     

    Anagrams: earth, Earth, Herat, hater, Harte

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: zemër   Arabic: sc=ARchar  
    Basque: bihotz   Bosnian: herc and srce  
    Breton: kalon   Bulgarian: сърце  
    Catalan: cor   Chinese: 心臟  
    Croatian: srce   Danish: hjerte and hjerter  
    Dutch: hart and harten   Esperanto: koro  
    Finnish: hertta and sydän   French: cœur  
    Frisian: hert and herten   German: Herz and Herzchen and Kern  
    Greek: έλεος and καρδιά and κούπα   Hebrew: sc=Hebr and מרכז  
    Hindi: दिल   Hungarian: kőr and szív  
    Icelandic: hjarta   Indonesian: jantung  
    Italian: cuore and cuori and nocciolo   Japanese: ハート and and 心臓 and 中心  
    Korean: 심장   Kurdish: dil  
    Latin: cor   Malay: jantung  
    Maltese: koppi and qalb and qalba   Norwegian: hjerte and hjerter  
    Persian: sc=FAchar   Polish: kier and serce  
    Portuguese: amável and copas and coração   Romanian: inimă  
    Russian: сердце and черви   Slovak: srdce  
    Slovene: srce   Spanish: copas and corazón  
    Swahili: moyo   Swedish: hjärta and hjärter  
    Tagalog: puso   Telugu: ఆఠీను and గుండె and ప్రేమ and మనసు  
    Thai: sc=THchar   Turkish: yürek  
    Ukrainian: серце   Urdu: sc=URchar  
    Welsh: calon  
     
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