Definition of heartlike in US English:

heartlike

adjective

  • Having the appearance of a heart; resembling a heart in shape, especially as the conventionalized representation of the human heart.

adverb

  • In the manner of a heart. rare.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Surflet (fl. 1600–1616), translator. From heart + -like.

Pronunciation

heartlike

/ˈhɑːtlʌɪk/