adjective Chiefly Scot.
- hearts and flowers,
Origin of heartsome
Examples from the Web for heartsome
Where the shade lies dim and gray, Turn its glad and heartsome ray.The Silver Crown|Laura E. Richards
But it was not a heartsome sight, and we turned our rein and rode away, weary and sad within.The Men of the Moss-Hags|S. R. Crockett
From all these it followeth, that this way is a most pleasant, heartsome, desirable and comfortable way.Christ The Way, The Truth, and The Life|John Brown (of Wamphray)
It was such a new, cordial, heartsome life which this bit of innocent gossip opened to him.
"It's a fine healthsome, heartsome smell," the boy went on, noticing that the builder was sniffing.Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett