take (something) to heart

idiom

Definition of take (something) to heart

: to be deeply affected or hurt by something He took their criticism (very much) to heart.

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“Take (something) to heart.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20%28something%29%20to%20heart. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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