by heart
phrasal by rote or from memory

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • By heart — Heart Heart (h[aum]rt), n. [OE. harte, herte, heorte, AS. heorte; akin to OS. herta, OFies. hirte, D. hart, OHG. herza, G. herz, Icel. hjarta, Sw. hjerta, Goth. ha[ i]rt[=o], Lith. szirdis, Russ. serdtse, Ir. cridhe, L. cor, Gr. kardi a, kh^r.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • by heart — If you learn something by heart, you learn it word for word …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • by heart — ► by heart from memory. Main Entry: ↑heart …   English terms dictionary

  • By Heart — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Pop Rock Gründung 1995 Website http://www.www.byheart.nu/ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • by heart — adverb by committing to memory (Freq. 1) she knew the poem by heart • Syn: ↑by memory * * * by heart 1. By rote 2. In the memory • • • Main Entry: ↑heart * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • By Heart — Infobox Album | Name = By Heart Type = Album Artist = Lea Salonga Released = 1999 (Philippines) Genre = OPM/R B Length = mdash; Recorded = 1997 1998 Label = BMG Pilipinas Producer = Last album = I d Like to Teach The World to Sing (1997) This… …   Wikipedia

  • by heart — {adv. phr.} By exact memorizing; so well that you remember it; by memory. * /The pupils learned many poems by heart./ * /He knew the records of the major league teams by heart./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • by heart — {adv. phr.} By exact memorizing; so well that you remember it; by memory. * /The pupils learned many poems by heart./ * /He knew the records of the major league teams by heart./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • by\ heart — adv. phr. By exact memorizing; so well that you remember it; by memory. The pupils learned many poems by heart. He knew the records of the major league teams by heart …   Словарь американских идиом

  • by heart — exactly and from memory. You know the telephone number by heart, don t you? Usage notes: often used with know, learn, recite, and play: I studied piano for two years, and all I learned to play by heart was Twinkle Twinkle Little Star …   New idioms dictionary

  • by heart — I know the lyrics by heart Syn: from memory, down pat, by rote, word for word, verbatim, word perfect …   Thesaurus of popular words

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