Meaning of “her/his heart is in the right place” in the English Dictionary

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"her/his heart is in the right place" in British English

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her/his heart is in the right place

used to say that someone has good intentions:

He's an odd man but his heart is in the right place.

(Definition of “her/his heart is in the right place” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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