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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Definitions for heartsome
  1. Chiefly Scot. giving cheer, spirit, or courage: a heartsome wine.
  2. Chiefly Scot. cheerful; spirited.

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Citations for heartsome
... Pauline ... ended with a silvery laugh that made the silence musical with its heartsome sound. Louisa May Alcott, Pauline's Passion and Punishment, 1863
As he looked, the warm, red sun came out lighting up with a heartsome warmth the whole gray day. Rebecca Harding Davis, Margret Howth, 1861
Origin of heartsome
1560-1570
Heartsome was first recorded in the 1560s.
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