win heart

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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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SOMETIMES you need to be bold to win the heart of someone you love.
He must have been at the end of his tether to have stooped so low to win the heart of someone he was very fond of, but who no longer cared for him.