Your heart leapt - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
(one's) heart leaps (redirected from your heart leapt)
(one's) heart leaps
One feels a flutter in one's chest or stomach from happiness or excitement. I swear, my heart leaped the first time I saw my wife. My heart leaps every time I think of moving to Ireland next month.
your heart ˈleaps used to say that you have a sudden feeling of happiness or excitement: Her heart leapt when she heard a knock on the door, thinking it might be him. OPPOSITE: your heart sinks
References in periodicals archive
I SENSE your heart leapt
when you found your ex-girlfriend was free and single once again.
When you saw them sober and clean in their neatly pressed England shirts, your heart leapt
for a moment - and you thought there may be some hope.