Definition of tenderhearted in English:

tenderhearted

Syllabification: ten·der·heart·ed
Pronunciation: /ˈtendərˈhärtid
 
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adjective

  • Having a kind, gentle, or sentimental nature.
    More example sentences
    • Patrick is the most tender-hearted, sympathetic, devoted person I know.
    • She could think of nothing to do other than becoming a tender-hearted warm mother and marrying the man of her dreams.
    • These are my friends - beautiful, plain-featured, tender-hearted, hard-headed.

Derivatives

tenderheartedness

noun
More example sentences
  • In the image of the Virgin Mary, we find compassion, tender-heartedness, care, trust, humility.
  • Many leaders were weak and lax, as was shown by their tender-heartedness in dealing with persons guilty of grave criminal offences.
  • The other song is about the tender-heartedness of women.

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