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Definition of "heart-to-heart" [heart-to-heart]

  • Candid; frank. (adjective)
  • An intimate conversation in private. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "heart-to-heart" in a sentence
  • "Posada and Girardi had what each described as a heart-to-heart meeting Sunday at Yankee Stadium before the team finished its three-game series against Boston."
  • "Still, La Russa said he did not make the final decision to start Carpenter until Friday, and only did so after the pitching coach Dave Duncan had what La Russa called a heart-to-heart conversation with the pitcher to assess his true physical state."
  • "N|om yanks the rope of two people who have a true heart-to-heart commitment in their relationship."