steal (one's) heart

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steal (one's) heart

To captivate one; to instill in one a deep affection or love. You stole my heart the moment I met you. The young actress has stolen the nation's heart.
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steal someone's heart

Fig. to capture someone's affections; to cause someone to fall in love with oneself. When I first met him, I knew he would steal my heart away. And he did.
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steal someone's heart

Win someone's love, as in That puppy stole Brian's heart. [Late 1500s]
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steal somebody’s ˈheart

(literary) make somebody fall in love with you: As he became more well known, his good looks and charm stole young girls’ hearts all across the country.
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steal (someone's) heart

To win one's affection or love.
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Under the Starlight THROUGH the night under the light of a million shining stars I search the world both near and far For the angel girl who stole my heart Then left me all alone feeling so sad and lonely Because her love was so warm and tender Her love was so soft but strong And it was her tender love that gave both me and my heart The will and strength to carry on along this long and crazy road of life, So as the moon and stars light the way through The long and lonely streets of the town I hope, wish and pray that maybe one day I will find that angel girl of mine.
I also adored The Wind in the Willows - it was Mole who stole my heart, mainly because of his timidity and his quiet love of his home.
I do think about them because they really stole my heart when I walked into Goodison Park.
IT may not be in the heart of Cardiff, but the Canteen on Clifton Street stole my heart as soon as I was introduced to it," says Laura, who lives in Whitchurch, Cardiff.
McINULTY Tony It's been a year since you said goodbye, but I've been missing you for a long time, you've broken my heart, broken others lives, you stole my heart twenty years ago though somehow you lost your way I'll never forget you.
Singer Gordon Graham has a great voice and the band boast a raft of fine songs such as You're Lovely To Me and You Stole My Heart Away.
By which, of course, I mean my quest to find my long lost true love the one who stole my heart and dignity outside SpecSavers the other week and then legged it.
DRIVING games have come a long way since Outrun stole my heart on the Amiga, but from playing this you would never know.