Dictionary

heartsease

heartsease

noun hearts·ease \ˈhärts-ˌēz\

Definition of HEARTSEASE

1
:  peace of mind :  tranquillity
2
:  any of various violas; especially :  johnny-jump-up

Examples of HEARTSEASE

  1. <winning such a prestigious award did not bring the artist the heartsease and contentment she thought it would>

First Known Use of HEARTSEASE

15th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: heartseedPrevious Word in the Dictionary: heart–searchingAll Words Near: heartsease
March 01, 2015
macaroni Hear it
Tube-shaped pasta or a fop or dandy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears