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English definition of “sweetheart”


noun [C]    /ˈswitˌhɑrt/ (infml sweetie,  /ˈswit̬·i/)
a person you love , esp . one with whom you have a romantic relationship : Jeanne was my high school sweetheart. Hi, sweetheart. A sweetheart is also a kind , generous person : She’s a sweetheart.
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