win the heart of (someone)

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win the heart of (someone)

To gain the love, affection, or admiration of someone. I only managed to win the heart of my girlfriend by opening up to her about my aspirations as an artist. The rising star has already won the hearts of fans across the country, as her career continues its meteoric rise.
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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.