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Origin of bleeding heart
OTHER WORDS FROM bleeding heartbleeding-heart, adjective
Words nearby bleeding heart
Example sentences from the Web for bleeding heart
Some of the bleeding-heart left-wing, extreme left-wing, are actually different from liberals.Robert Duvall on His Storied Career, His New Movie, and Why He’s Ditching the GOP|Marlow Stern|March 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Just plain, old-fashioned, bleeding-heart liberal Democrats.Michigan’s Primary Party Crashers: Democrats Crossing Over to Thwart Romney|Ben Jacobs|February 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In Sodom, the mob comes to get the strangers and the bleeding-heart liberal who tried to put a roof over their head.
The bleeding-heart is a rather shy flower, and never makes itself common enough to dull our enthusiasm for it.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits|Mary Elizabeth Parsons
British Dictionary definitions for bleeding heart
- a person who is excessively softhearted
- (as modifier)a bleeding-heart liberal