hearts·​ease | \ ˈhärts-ˌēz \

Definition of heartsease

1 : peace of mind : tranquility
2 : any of various violas especially : johnny-jump-up

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winning such a prestigious award did not bring the artist the heartsease and contentment she thought it would

First Known Use of heartsease

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of heartsease was in the 15th century

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to express emotion in a dramatic way

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