- soft-hearted; sympathetic.
Origin of tender-hearted
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Related Words for tenderheartedaffectionate, benevolent, charitable, compassionate, considerate, emotional, forgiving, gentle, humane, kind, kindhearted, lenient, loving, merciful, mushy, sensitive, sentimental, soft, softhearted, sweet
Examples from the Web for tenderhearted
Historical Examples of tenderhearted
Yet Marietta was a right good child and quite too tenderhearted.The Broken Cup
Johann Heinrich Daniel Zschokke
But how his words thrilled through the just and tenderhearted Joseph!Little Folks (December 1884)
And Peter says (1 Pet 3, 8): "Loving as brethren, tenderhearted, humbleminded."Epistle Sermons, Vol. II
Everybody liked him--everybody except the Tenderhearted Oysterman.
And there's the Tenderhearted Oysterman, he treads like a cat.
- having a compassionate, kindly, or sensitive disposition