wear one's heart on one's sleeve

Definition of wear one's heart on one's sleeve

  1. :  to show one's emotions very openly He wears his heart on his sleeve.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to bear or have on the person

    :  to use habitually for clothing, adornment, or assistance

    :  to carry on the person

  1. :  the act of wearing :  the state of being worn :  use

    :  clothing or an article of clothing usually of a particular kind

    :  clothing worn for a special occasion or popular during a specific period

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

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

    :  breast, bosom

  1. :  love

    :  hearten

    :  to fix in the heart

  1. :  a part of a garment covering an arm

    :  sleevelet

    :  a tubular part (such as a hollow axle or a bushing) designed to fit over another part

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