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heartthrob

noun heart·throb \-ˌthräb\

: an attractive and usually famous man

Full Definition of HEARTTHROB

1
:  the throb of a heart
2
a :  sentimental emotion :  passion
b :  sweetheart; also :  a usually renowned man (as an entertainer) noted for his sex appeal <teen heartthrobs>
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First Known Use of HEARTTHROB

1839

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