light heart


: a feeling of happiness
He left for home with a light heart.

Examples of light heart in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Tom Stuart’s film has a light heart but a steely truth – its fifteen minutes is thrillingly touching. K.j. Yossman, Variety, 8 Jan. 2024

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“Light heart.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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