have a heart

Have a heart
If someone has a heart, they arekind and sympathetic.  If you say, 'Have a heart' to someone, you are asking them to be understanding and sympathetic.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • have a heart — {v. phr.}, {informal} To stop being mean; be kind, generous, or sympathetic. * /Have a heart, Bob, and lend me two dollars./ * /Have a heart, Mary, and help me with this lesson./ * /He didn t know if the teacher would have a heart and pass him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have a heart — {v. phr.}, {informal} To stop being mean; be kind, generous, or sympathetic. * /Have a heart, Bob, and lend me two dollars./ * /Have a heart, Mary, and help me with this lesson./ * /He didn t know if the teacher would have a heart and pass him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have the heart — (usu in neg) to have the courage or resolution (to do something unpleasant) • • • Main Entry: ↑heart …   Useful english dictionary

  • have a heart! — have a ˈheart! idiom (informal) used to ask sb to be kind and/or reasonable • Have a heart! I ve nowhere else to stay! Main entry: ↑heartidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • have a heart — ► have a heart be merciful. Main Entry: ↑heart …   English terms dictionary

  • have at heart — To cherish as a matter of deep interest • • • Main Entry: ↑heart …   Useful english dictionary

  • Have a Heart — Infobox Single Name = Have a Heart Artist = Céline Dion from Album = Unison Released = Start date|1991|8|5 Format = Radio single Recorded = Chartmarker Studios Genre = Pop Length = 4:14 (album/single version) Label = Columbia, Epic Writer = Aldo… …   Wikipedia

  • have a heart — BE COMPASSIONATE, be kind, be merciful, be lenient, be sympathetic, be considerate, have mercy. → heart * * * have a heart (usu in imperative) to show pity or kindness • • • Main Entry: ↑heart * * * have a heart spoken phrase used for asking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • have\ a\ heart — v. phr. informal To stop being mean; be kind, generous, or sympathetic. Have a heart, Bob, and lend me two dollars. Have a heart, Mary, and help me with this lesson. He didn t know if the teacher would have a heart and pass him …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Have a heart! — exclam. Be compassionate!; Be kind! □ Have a heart! Give me another chance. □ Come on! Have a heart! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions


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