in one's heart


: at the deepest level where one's honest feelings are
I think she knows in her heart that they're right.
I think she knows it in her heart of hearts.

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Recent Examples on the Web The memories of voices swelling with song or a grandmother softly humming a favorite tune can hold a sacred place in one's heart, deeper than even speech or scripture can reach. Jeannette Lindholm knows the feeling. Aj Willingham, CNN, 9 June 2022

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“In one's heart.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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