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Have no heart for

Also, not have the heart for. Lack enthusiasm for, as in After the dog died he had no heart for taking long walks, or I should go through the family albums, but I don’t have the heart for it. [ Mid-1600s ]
Also see: heart in it


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  • Have-not

    [hav-not, -not] /ˈhævˌnɒt, -ˈnɒt/ noun 1. Usually, have-nots. an individual or group that is without wealth, social position, or other material benefits (contrasted with ). noun 1. (usually pl) a person or group of people in possession of relatively little material wealth n. “poor person,” 1742, from have + not. Have in the sense of […]

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