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heart–to–heart

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adjective \ˈhärt-tə-ˈhärt\

Definition of heart–to–heart

  1. :  sincere, frank a heart–to–heart talk

1855

First Known Use of heart–to–heart

1855


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heart–to–heart

noun

Definition of heart–to–heart

  1. :  a heart-to-heart conversation

1904

First Known Use of heart–to–heart

1904


HEART–TO–HEART Defined for English Language Learners

heart-to-heart

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adjective

Definition of heart–to–heart for English Language Learners

  • : very sincere and honest

heart-to-heart

noun

Definition of heart–to–heart for English Language Learners

  • : an honest, serious, and private conversation

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