any of numerous bivalve mollusks, especially of the families Cardiidae and Carditidae, having a heart-shaped shell.
the shell itself.
[hahrt-sik] /ˈhɑrtˌsɪk/ adjective 1. extremely depressed or unhappy. /ˈhɑːtˌsɪk/ adjective 1. deeply dejected or despondent adj. “despondent,” late 14c., from heart + sick. Old English heortseoc meant “ill from heart disease.”
/ˈhɑːtˌsɪŋk/ noun 1.
- Hearts of palm
noun the edible inner stem of the cabbage palm tree, with a delicate artichoke-like flavor; also called chou coco , chou glouglou , chou palmiste , palm hearts , swamp cabbage Usage Note cooking
[hahrt-suh m] /ˈhɑrt səm/ adjective, Chiefly Scot. 1. giving cheer, spirit, or courage: a heartsome wine. 2. cheerful; spirited. /ˈhɑːtsəm/ adjective (mainly Scot) 1. cheering or encouraging: heartsome news 2. gay; cheerful