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Difference between Give heart to someone and Give one’s heart to someone

give heart to someoneinspire smb. with confidence; encourage a person:

  • Tom says he hopes his success will give heart to those who have lost their jobs. Cf.: take heart from

someone—be encouraged or inspired by a person:

  • During the time I spent in Nigeria I took heart from brand-new converts to the Church.

give one’s heart to someone —(also: lose one’s heart to someone) fall in love with a person:

  • She grew to womanhood, and gave her heart to one who could not know its worth.