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warmhearted

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adjective warm·heart·ed \ˈwȯrm-ˈhär-təd\

Simple Definition of warmhearted

  • : having or showing kindness, sympathy, and affection

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of warmhearted

  1. :  marked by ready affection, cordiality, generosity, or sympathy

warmheartedness

noun

Examples of warmhearted in a sentence

  1. a caring and warmhearted person

  2. <a warmhearted, understanding pastor from whom many sought guidance>



Circa 1520

First Known Use of warmhearted

circa 1520



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