after one's own heart

idiom

used to say that someone has likes and dislikes similar to one's own
When you brought chocolates I knew you were a woman after my own heart.

Dictionary Entries Near after one's own heart

Cite this Entry

“After one's own heart.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/after%20one%27s%20own%20heart. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!