Tender-hefted Ten"der-heft`ed, a. Having great tenderness; easily moved. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • tender-hefted — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|heftə̇d adjective Etymology: tender (I) + heft (alteration of haft handle) + ed archaic : tenderhearted thy tender hefted nature shall not give thee o er to harshness Shakespeare …   Useful english dictionary

  • tender-hefted — tender heft·ed …   English syllables

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