to one's heart's content

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of to one's heart's content

:until one feels satisfied :as long or as much as one wants
  • They let him eat and drink to his heart's content.
  • Let's go somewhere where we can talk to our hearts' content.

Word by Word Definitions

heart play
  1. : a hollow muscular organ of vertebrate animals that by its rhythmic contraction acts as a force pump maintaining the circulation of the blood

  2. : a structure in an invertebrate animal functionally analogous to the vertebrate heart

  3. : breast, bosom

  1. : love:2

  2. : hearten

  3. : to fix in the heart

content play
  1. : something contained

  2. : the topics or matter treated in a written work

  3. : the principal substance (such as written matter, illustrations, or music) offered by a website

  1. : contented, satisfied

  1. : to appease the desires of

  2. : to limit (oneself) in requirements, desires, or actions

  1. : contentment


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