What does sweetheart mean?

Definitions for sweetheart
ˈswitˌhɑrtsweet·heart

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sweetheart.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sweetheart, sweetie, steady, truelovenoun

    a person loved by another person

  2. sweetheartnoun

    any well-liked individual

    "he's a sweetheart"

  3. smasher, stunner, knockout, beauty, ravisher, sweetheart, peach, lulu, looker, mantrap, dishadjective

    a very attractive or seductive looking woman

  4. sweetheartadjective

    privileged treatment of a favored person or corporation (sometimes unethically)

    "another sweetheart deal based on political influence"

Wiktionary

  1. sweetheartnoun

    A person who is always very kind.

    She is such a sweetheart, she never complains about my being late.

  2. sweetheartnoun

    A person very much liked or loved by someone, especially when both partners are young.

    John married his highschool sweetheart in 1981.

  3. Etymology: From sweet + heart.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sweetheartnoun

    a lover of mistress

Freebase

  1. Sweetheart

    "Sweetheart" is a song written by Rainy Davis and Pete Warner and originally recorded by Davis, which appeared on her eponymous debut album. The song reached number 24 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs in 1986. It was later re-recorded by Jermaine Dupri and Mariah Carey.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Sweetheart

    A corruption of “Sweetard,” the suffix ard expressing the intensitive in many class names, such as “Dotard,” “Bastard,” etc.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweetheart in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweetheart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sweetheart in a Sentence

  1. Cheryl Strayed:

    Sometimes people will decide that I have written this book about my wild behavior in my twenties and Reese is America's sweetheart and they want to put us in opposition to each other, and we laugh about that.

  2. Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney:

    Heartbreaking to hear that Ron Rolfes was killed this weekend while in New Orleans looking for a wedding venue with Ron Rolfes sweetheart, a fellow Tulane University graduate, ron Rolfes commitment and dedication to our effort made Ron Rolfes an invaluable part of the campaign.

  3. Hector Balderas:

    This sweetheart deal must be canceled and reassigned to a New Mexico ranching family.

  4. Natalie Imbruglia:

    I have been single for so long, sweetheart, I ca n’t even remember. I am serious.

  5. Joseph Conrad:

    They talk of a man betraying his country, his friends, his sweetheart. There must be a moral bond first. All a man can betray is his conscience.

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  • حبيب, حبيبة, حبيبة القلبArabic
  • miláčekCzech
  • kæresteDanish
  • Schatz, Liebchen, Liebster, Liebling, LiebsteGerman
  • ερωμένη, εραστήςGreek
  • corazón, dulzura, novioSpanish
  • یار, دلارام, دلبر, دلدار, عزیزمPersian
  • rakas, kullanmuru, sydänkäpy, kultanen, kultainen, kultaseniFinnish
  • amante, chéri, ange, chérie, amour, amoureuxFrench
  • cumannIrish
  • leannanScottish Gaelic
  • प्रियHindi
  • édes, ÉdesemHungarian
  • սիրելիսArmenian
  • dolcezza, amore, cara, tesoro, caro, gentileItalian
  • 恋人, カレシ, スイートハート, カノジョ, 君, ハニー, 愛すべき, 貴方, ダーリンJapanese
  • საყვარელი, სატრფო, მიჯნურიGeorgian
  • ಪ್ರಿಯತಮೆಯKannada
  • puellaLatin
  • whaiāipoMāori
  • либе, љубен, љубенаMacedonian
  • Lieve schatDutch
  • kjæresteNorwegian
  • sympatia, ukochany, kochanie, ukochanaPolish
  • anjo, doçura, amor, gentil, querido, tesouro, meigoPortuguese
  • iubit, drag, drăguță, iubită, dragăRomanian
  • голу́бушка, любимый, ду́шенька, возлюбленный, дорогой, люби́мый, дорого́й, возлю́бленный, возлюбленнаяRussian
  • diridika, диридикаSerbo-Croatian
  • ÄlsklingSwedish
  • tamu, pipiSwahili
  • స్వీట్హార్ట్Telugu
  • หวานใจThai
  • sevgilimTurkish
  • коханаUkrainian
  • người yêuVietnamese
  • ליבהאָבערYiddish
  • 愛人Chinese

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    a socially awkward or tactless act
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