Simple Definition of hearten
: to cause (someone) to feel more cheerful or hopeful
Examples of hearten in a sentence
The team's victory has heartened its fans.
<thinking we were hopelessly lost, we were heartened by the sight of a familiar farmhouse>
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HEARTEN Defined for Kids
Definition of hearten for Students
: to give new hope or courage to <The win heartened the team's fans.>
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