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Kind, selfless, and/or caring. My sister is so good-hearted—she's always volunteering at soup kitchens and trying to help the less fortunate. I couldn't help but smile when I saw my good-hearted little girl give her crying friend a hug.
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There were four principals cast as the Widow's daughter, Lise, and the goodhearted, high-jumping hero, Colas.
Turner Trice's tightly woven story is told through the eyes of Herbert, husband to goodhearted, but distracted wife Thelma, and father of the troubled Robert "Pepper" Gray.
We have formats and shows we think are perfect for his goodhearted, irreverent sense of humor.
Then why are we laughing at the spectacle of the fumbling, goodhearted, likable pedophile, as if he were a primer for the new Chaplinesque?
Rather than the preternaturally "model boy" of Sunday-school stories, Tom is mischievous and irresponsible but goodhearted.
Even though she may need to lose a few pounds, she's goodhearted, smart and humorous and has learned to accept and love herself the way she is.
With the help of two goodhearted if tart-tongued neighbors, Cooper must stand up for himself in order to keep the farm and the life he loves.
The lady who runs the ballet class at the union hall where Billy goes to learn boxing is, as are all English forces of life, portrayed by Julie Walters, outspokenly brassy but goodhearted deep down.