after your own heart

after (one's) own heart

Sharing similar values, ideas, or interests. Michelle is very tech-savvy and loves to code—just like me! She's a woman after my own heart. I knew he was a man after my own heart when I heard he rescued that puppy. She set me up with a guy who's also a total homebody. Like, thank goodness, a man after my own heart!
See also: after, heart, own
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after your own heart

of the type that you like or understand best; sharing your tastes.
1988 Sebastian Barry Boss Grady's Boys He took away every year I had to give a man, and then took away himself for good measure. He was a man after my own heart so I will not blame him.
See also: after, heart, own
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