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English definition of “heart and soul”

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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…
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