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by heart

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from the bottom of your heart

from the heart

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lose heart

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set your heart on something

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  • desire
  • long for
  • yearn for
  • hunger for
  • hanker after
  • want desperately

take heart

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the circulatory organ of the body

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the seat of a person's innermost emotions and feelings

a place of concentrated activity, influence, or importance

a point of origin from which ideas or influences, for example, originate

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the locus of feelings and intuitions

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the courage to carry on

an inclination or tendency of a certain kind

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a plane figure with rounded sides curving inward at the top and intersecting at the bottom

a firm rather dry variety meat (usually beef or veal)

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a playing card in the major suit that has one or more red hearts on it

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My heart sinks when I see the frost so early in the day, It means I have a job to do to scrape the ice away.
My heart sinks every time I hear references to mind games, which is roughly every 37 minutes.
Patients with B12 deficiency are often labelled as neurotic or 'heart sink' patients, because doctors see them as a nuisance and say their heart sinks when they come into the surgery.
It's little wonder Becky's heart sinks as the authorities swoop.
As we prepare to vote on more powers for the Welsh Assembly, my heart sinks at the thought that the councillors of Newport are a peep into the future.