take heart
phrasal to gain courage or confidence

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • take heart — verb gain courage (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑buck up • Hypernyms: ↑cheer, ↑hearten, ↑recreate, ↑embolden • Verb Frames: S …   Useful english dictionary

  • Take Heart — Infobox Album Name = Take Heart Type = Album Artist = Juice Newton Released = 1979 Recorded = Genre = Country rock Length = Label = Capitol Records (SN 16244) Producer = Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|2|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …   Wikipedia

  • take heart — {v. phr.} To be encouraged; feel braver and want to try. * /The men took heart from their leader s words and went on to win the battle./ * /When we are in trouble we can take heart from the fact that things often seem worse than they are./… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take heart — {v. phr.} To be encouraged; feel braver and want to try. * /The men took heart from their leader s words and went on to win the battle./ * /When we are in trouble we can take heart from the fact that things often seem worse than they are./… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take\ heart — v. phr. To be encouraged; feel braver and want to try. The men took heart from their leader s words and went on to win the battle. When we are in trouble we can take heart from the fact that things often seem worse than they are. Contrast: lose… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take heart — verb be courageous; regain ones courage Take heart, help will arrive shortly and everything will be fine …   Wiktionary

  • take heart — have courage, be strong    When we had troubles, Grandpa said, Take heart, my children …   English idioms

  • take heart — to feel encouraged. The entire world should take heart that progress is being made in the effort to eliminate this disease …   New idioms dictionary

  • take heart — your cards and letters helped us to take heart Syn: be encouraged, be heartened, be comforted; cheer up, brighten up, perk up, liven up, revive …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • take heart — be encouraged, feel brave and want to try something He took heart from his previous failure and decided to try again …   Idioms and examples

  • take heart — Be encouraged, take courage, gain confidence …   New dictionary of synonyms

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