heartwarming

adjective heart·warm·ing \ ˈhärt-ˌwȯr-miŋ \
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of heartwarming

: inspiring sympathetic feeling : cheering

heart-warmer

play \ˈhärt-ˌwȯr-mər\ noun

Examples of heartwarming in a Sentence

  1. The movie is a heartwarming story about a boy and his dog.

  2. It's heartwarming to see how his neighbors have helped him.

Recent Examples of heartwarming from the Web

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First Known Use of heartwarming

1743


HEARTWARMING Defined for English Language Learners

heartwarming

adjective

Definition of heartwarming for English Language Learners

  • : causing pleasant feelings of happiness



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