Soft heart

Idiom

Soft heart

Definition

someone who is easily moved to pity or sorrow

Examples

She always has a soft heart and cries at the drop of a hat

He has a soft heart and is always willing to help others.

Origin

The origin of this phrase is not known, but it likely dates back to the Middle Ages.

Faqs

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What does ‘Soft heart’ mean?

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It means that someone is easily moved to pity or sorrow.

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Where does the idiom ‘Soft heart’ come from?

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The origin of this phrase is not known, but it likely dates back to the Middle Ages.