bleeding heart

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Synonyms for bleeding heart

garden plant having deep-pink drooping heart-shaped flowers

someone who is excessively sympathetic toward those who claim to be exploited or underprivileged

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The year portrayed as setting for Bleeding Hearts is not given, consequently the reader is left supposing that it is set in the time in which the reader is living.
That poor child is only one of hundreds of children and babies who have drowned in the same cause, the only difference is that this one could be seen; where were the bleeding hearts when the reports of those deaths were made public?
The implication is that the bleeding heart is somehow being duped.
Bureaucrats & Bleeding Hearts situates itself squarely in the space where norm meets fact.
So Manchester City fans, bandage your bleeding hearts.
And not politically-correct bleeding hearts who continue to give offenders "one last chance".
But the bleeding hearts coupled with the politically correct crowd have blocked his efforts at every turn.
It's been 'Serving design-obsessed, undercover bleeding hearts since 2004.
By means of an ad in the Tulsa World newspaper, the church extended a special welcome to: "single, twice-divorced, under 30, gay, filthy rich, black and proud, poor as dirt, can't sing, no habla Ingles, married with pets, older than God, more Catholic than the pope, workaholic, bad speller, screaming babies, three-times divorced, passive-aggressive, obsessive-compulsive, tourists, seekers, doubters, bleeding hearts .
For example, the 10-minute exposure needed by bleeding hearts kills seeds of the first smoker plant he found, the whispering bell, which needs just a minute of smoke.
The individual compositions foreground iconic figures from Fitzpatrick's pantheon of antiheroes--fallen athletes, muscular tigers, virile bulls, devils, insects, and monsters--each surrounded by a host of comparatively dwarfed stick figures, halos, bleeding hearts, odd buildings, and hints of barren landscape.
lacy ground covers in the right place As lacy bloomers for shade, few plants are more endearing than bleeding hearts.
com, a web site for "sweethearts not bleeding hearts," is the largest and premier service for singles with conservative values and political interests.
Every president along the way didn't impose it only because the Catholic Church and all the bleeding hearts would say that only God could kill.