Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “heart and soul”

See all translations

heart and soul

literary
completely: She loves those children heart and soul.
Translations of “heart and soul”
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全地,全心全意地…
in Russian всей душой…
in Turkish bedenen ve ruhen, bütünüyle, her şeyiyle…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全地,全心全意地…
in Polish całeswoje serce…
(Definition of heart and soul from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “heart and soul” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More