(one's) heart's desire

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(one's) heart's desire

Something one very much wants or needs. After my six-month tour in Iraq, my heart's desire is just to see my husband again.
See also: desire

your heart's desire

LITERARY
If someone or something is your heart's desire, you want that person or thing very much. Note: The heart is traditionally regarded as the centre of the emotions. He was extremely dishonest in his efforts to achieve his heart's desire.
See also: desire

your heart's desire

someone or something that is greatly wished for.
See also: desire
References in classic literature ?
Two neighbours came before Jupiter and prayed him to grant their hearts' desire.
Whether new to management or looking for that next opportunity, people take the advice of Dorothy from the end of "The Wizard of Oz" and seek their hearts' desires in their own back yards.