- (of a person) without malice, treachery, or evil intent; honest; sincere; guileless.
Origin of purehearted
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Examples from the Web for pure-hearted
You have only to be pure-hearted, and you may become at once a Leaflander.
I 'm simply a poor creature, right-minded and pure-hearted.'The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly
Charles James Lever
Delicious was that dream of love to the pure-hearted maiden!Venus in Boston;
But no one saw it, for it was invisible to all but the pure-hearted Sir Galahad.Stories of King Arthur's Knights
In truth, how could he tell clear-eyed, pure-hearted Jean of that other!A Colony of Girls
Kate Livingston Willard