heartwarming

[ hahrt-wawr-ming ]
/ ˈhɑrtˌwɔr mɪŋ /

adjective

gratifying; rewarding; satisfying: a heartwarming response to his work.

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Origin of heartwarming

First recorded in 1895–1900; heart + warming
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British Dictionary definitions for heart-warming

heart-warming

adjective

pleasing; gratifying
emotionally moving
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