heart of the matter

see crux of the matter.


Nearby words

  1. heart not in it,
  2. heart of darkness,
  3. heart of gold,
  4. heart of palm,
  5. heart of stone,
  6. heart on one's sleeve,
  7. heart rate,
  8. heart river,
  9. heart sac,
  10. heart shell

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