Synonyms for heart:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
Sense 7 (noun)
cross-section, seat, headquarters, center of gravity.
Sense 8 (noun)
blood-pumping organ in an animate being (noun)
center of attention.
essence, central part (noun)
essence, epitome, rendezvous, core, focus, soul, plenum, bottleneck, meat, funnel, lodestar, axle, marrow, center, rally, magnet, nucleus, gathering, asymptote, crossing, lure, kernel, intersection, polestar, crux, spirit, forum, hub.
fondness, nitty-gritty, center, centre, spunk, kernel, gist, affection, pith, spirit, affectionateness, middle, substance, warmheartedness, nub, inwardness, nerve, bosom, meat, essence, pump, heart and soul, marrow, ticker, tenderness, eye, sum, mettle, core.
nerve center (noun)
person's emotions (noun)
emotion, stoutheartedness, deck, face card, abdomen, stomach, back, courageousness, flank, trump, hip, jack, umbilicus, trump card, undercurrent, valiance, waist, knee, lap, spade, fearlessness, stump, Braveness, gutsiness, dauntlessness, queen, spot, gameness, king, whim, mood swing, club, undertow, valiantness, throat, intrepidness, pluckiness, neck, knave, waistline, girth, diamond, spunkiness, nape, playing card, loin, moxie, undauntedness, frame of mind, wild card, orifice, front, thorax, valiancy, courage, deuce, center of gravity, torso, Gravamen, picture card, trunk, belly button, Doughtiness, joker.
floret, fire, tide, cob, fortitude, valor, suit, card, side, gut, mood, bravery, root, chest, tenor, quintessence, stuff, hollow, beginning, cross-section, pack, intrepidity, humor, temper, determination, violence, gallantry, house of cards.
Usage examples for heart:
- Stenson was a man after the Inspector's heart. - "The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne", William J. Locke.
- So it must be heart work, after all! - "The Gold of Chickaree", Susan Warner.
- My mind and my heart have need of you more than of any other friend. - "The Friendships of Women", William Rounseville Alger.