win heart

win someone's heart

 and win the heart of someone
Fig. to gain the affection of someone; to win the love of someone exclusively. I hope to win her heart and make her my bride.
See also: heart, win
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The singer, who is about to release his debut single No U Hang Up, will play a special intimate gig for workers who win Heart FM's Live Lunch competition, on September 28.
Going to Manchester, rugby league territory, is seen as an opportunity to win hearts and minds in the north of the country.
And now the race is on to win hearts and minds as the North East Combined Authority works out its strategy for the future.
Shahzad Waseem said that no doubt PCEC project is a milestone for regional development but we must use it to win hearts and minds of people through inclusive growth and providing equivalent development opportunities to all provinces.
Shahzad Waseem said that no doubt CPEC project is a milestone for regional development but we must use it to win hearts and minds of people through inclusive growth and providing equivalent development opportunities to all provinces, said a message received here.
I had to go into a crowded Transport House and had to win hearts and minds.
We came today to Vienna to win hearts," he told a crowd of 13,000 Turkish supporters who watched him speak, either as spectators within an ice hockey stadium or watching outside on a video screen, according to figures provided by police.
This includes making a big effort to win hearts and minds, and really show the benefits of slower speeds for everyone.
I believe this column in the GDN is open to everybody and is not meant to win hearts and minds of people.
Published -- Friday 11 October 2013In his article "Use media to win hearts and minds" (Oct.
Summary: Washington: Can Al Jazeera win hearts and minds in America?
The contract is the first step on a long journey The Bristow Group must undertake to win hearts and minds.
Hence, he emphasized on the importance of such programmes to win hearts of the locals and grow closer to them.
It is impossible to win hearts and minds of long established dogmas.
These inserts are both informative and versatile, making them an extremely valuable tool in the effort to win hearts and minds to the cause of life.