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cross my heart

Definition of cross my heart

informal

  1. —used to stress that one is telling the truth and will do what he or she promises <I'll clean my room tomorrow—cross my heart.>



Variants of cross my heart

or

cross my heart and hope to die

Word by Word Definitions

crossplay
  1. :  a structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution

    :  the cross on which Jesus was crucified

    :  crucifixion

  1. :  to lie or be situated across

    :  intersect

    :  to make the sign of the cross upon or over

  1. :  lying across or athwart

    :  moving across

    :  running counter :  opposite

  1. :  across

  1. :  of or relating to me or myself especially as possessor, agent, object of an action, or familiar person

  1. : million years

heartplay
  1. :  a hollow muscular organ of vertebrate animals that by its rhythmic contraction acts as a force pump maintaining the circulation of the blood

    :  a structure in an invertebrate animal functionally analogous to the vertebrate heart

    :  breast, bosom

  1. :  hearten

    :  to fix in the heart


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