heartfelt

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adjective heart·felt \ ˈhärt-ˌfelt \

Definition of heartfelt

:deeply felt :earnest

Examples of heartfelt in a Sentence

  1. You have our heartfelt thanks.

  2. Our most heartfelt wish is for our children to be happy.

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First Known Use of heartfelt

1712

Synonym Discussion of heartfelt

sincere, wholehearted, heartfelt, hearty, unfeigned mean genuine in feeling. sincere stresses absence of hypocrisy, feigning, or any falsifying embellishment or exaggeration.
    • a sincere apology
wholehearted suggests sincerity and earnest devotion without reservation or misgiving.
    • promised our wholehearted support
heartfelt suggests depth of genuine feeling outwardly expressed.
    • expresses our heartfelt gratitude
hearty suggests honesty, warmth, and exuberance in displaying feeling.
    • received a hearty welcome
unfeigned stresses spontaneity and absence of pretense.
    • her unfeigned delight at receiving the award

HEARTFELT Defined for English Language Learners

heartfelt

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adjective

Definition of heartfelt for English Language Learners

  • : deeply felt : very sincere


HEARTFELT Defined for Kids

heartfelt

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adjective heart·felt \ ˈhärt-ˌfelt \

Definition of heartfelt for Students

:deeply felt :sincere
  • I gave her a heartfelt apology.


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