-hearted

[[t]-hɑ͟ː(r)tɪd[/t]]
COMB in ADJ-GRADED
-hearted combines with adjectives such as `kind' or `cold' to form adjectives which indicate that someone has a particular character or personality or is in a particular mood.

They are now realising just how much they owe to kind-hearted strangers...

That Harriet is a cold-hearted bitch...

I tried to be light-hearted.


English dictionary. 2008.

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