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1    character, disposition, emotion, feeling, inclination, nature, sentiment, soul, sympathy, temperament  
2    affection, benevolence, compassion, concern, humanity, love, pity, tenderness, understanding  
3    balls     (taboo slang)   boldness, bravery, courage, fortitude, guts     (informal)   mettle, mind, nerve, pluck, purpose, resolution, spirit, spunk     (informal)   will  
4    central part, centre, core, crux, essence, hub, kernel, marrow, middle, nucleus, pith, quintessence, root  
5    at heart      au fond, basically, essentially, fundamentally, in essence, in reality, really, truly  
6    by heart      by memory, by rote, off pat, parrot-fashion     (informal)   pat, word for word  
7    eat one's heart out      agonize, brood, grieve, mope, mourn, pine, regret, repine, sorrow  
8    from (the bottom of) one's heart      deeply, devoutly, fervently, heart and soul, heartily, sincerely, with all one's heart  
9    heart and soul      absolutely, completely, devotedly, entirely, gladly, to the hilt, wholeheartedly  
10    take heart      be comforted, be encouraged, be heartened, brighten up, buck up     (informal)   cheer up, perk up, revive  

affecting, distressing, harrowing, heartbreaking, moving, pathetic, piteous, pitiful, poignant, sad, tragic  
      adj   candid, intimate, open, personal, sincere, unreserved  
      n   cosy chat, tête-à-tête  
1    gratifying, pleasing, rewarding, satisfying  
2    affecting, cheering, encouraging, heartening, moving, touching, warming  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  
See also:

hearty, hear, heat, hearten

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sauve ton coeur
No idea what this means MJB
caressing someone by touching his/her skin with the eyelashes
to concentrate and to sacrifice
drinking out of a can or a bottle without touching it with the lips, by pouring the content from distance


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