- an object of infatuation
- a heart beat
Word usage trends for “heart-throb”
Example Sentences Including 'heart-throb'
He had found his niche as a world-weary heart-throb , with muscles and fan mail to prove it.
The Sound of Murder
Male TV critics complained that the surgery rate would be higher if the show's chief heart-throb didn't spend so long stripping off.
JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
The walls bare apart from a poster of a young white movie heart-throb.
A DARKENING STAIN (2002)