heart heart  /ˈhɑrt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the locus of feelings and intuitions
  2. (n) the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body
  3. (n) the courage to carry on
  4. (n) an area that is approximately central within some larger region
  5. (n) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  6. (n) an inclination or tendency of a certain kind
  7. (n) a plane figure with rounded sides curving inward at the top and intersecting at the bottom; conventionally used on playing cards and valentines
  8. (n) a firm rather dry variety meat (usually beef or veal)
  9. (n) a positive feeling of liking
  10. (n) a playing card in the major suit that has one or more red hearts on it

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The heart is a hollow muscular basket which begins to beat about ten days after conception and stops only with death.
  2. Students who drink too much may be setting themselves up for heart problems later on.
  3. By all appearances, the patient was dead on arrival, evidently from a heart attack.

News

  1. Bassett Heart Care Institute marks 10th anniversary

    The Bassett Heart Care Institute marked its 10th birthday Wednesday, with wishes to continue helping patients live healthier, longer lives that include celebrating the birthdays of grandchildren.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Daily Star

  2. Heart and Bonham rock in Tampa

    Heart brings nearly 40 years of hits to the MidFlorida Credit Union Amhitheatre in Tampa.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bradenton Herald

  3. Heart Rate Watch Company Offers comGateway Express International Shipping

    The Heart Rate Watch Company is offering direct international checkout for heart rate monitors , GPS watches and fitness electronics through comGateway. Gateway Express is a freight forwarder from Portland, Oregon that specializes in international shipments to several hundred countries worldwide. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10824201.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "It's just been heart wrenching as the family members have said goodbye to their loved ones and then it's been heart wrenching to see the officers and how much they respect them," she said.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Pam Iorio Source: The Associated Press

  2. Obama said the measures, which came on top of new UN Security Council and European sanctions, showed "we are striking at the heart of the Iranian government's ability to fund and develop its nuclear programmes." "There should be no doubt --...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

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