Definition of 'by heart'
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We know it so well that some of us can recite it by heart. Christianity Today (2000)What you'll find is they will learn their favourite stories by heart before they can read. The Sun (2012)If you are particularly unlucky, you may know somebody who can recite it by heart. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I knew the whole play off by heart and can still distress companions with long quotations from it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Occasionally. by heart is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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