win someone's heart

idiom

Definition of win someone's heart

: to get someone to fall in love with one
  • He'll do anything to win her heart.

Word by Word Definitions

win play
  1. : to get possession of by effort or fortune

  2. : to obtain by work : earn

  3. : to gain in or as if in battle or contest

  1. : victory

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

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. : to like (see 1like 4) an online post, comment, etc., especially by clicking or tapping a heart-shaped symbol

  3. : hearten


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