open one's heart


: to talk in a very open and honest way about one's feelings
He opened his heart (to her) and told her how he really felt.
: to begin to be generous and kind
We should all open our hearts and do something to help those poor children.
often + to
Please, open your hearts to these poor people.

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“Open one's heart.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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