Word of the day *Single-hearted * ADJECTIVE

adjective
sincere and undivided in feeling or spirit; dedicated; not reflecting mixed emotions: He was single-hearted in his patriotism.

Examples:

Whatever becomes of me, I shall remember always this single-hearted devotion of yours, Margaret, and I shall thank God that I know of it and love you for it.

Edward Boltwood, “The Touchstone,” The Smart Set, May 1910
… one gets what one goes after with single-hearted purpose, but otherwise not.

Anya Seton, The Turquoise, 1946
Origin:

Single-hearted was first recorded in 1570โ€“80.

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