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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hearten  \Heart"en\,  v.  t.  [From  {Heart}.] 
  1.  To  encourage;  to  animate;  to  incite  or  stimulate  the 
  courage  of  to  embolden. 
 
  Hearten  those  that  fight  in  your  defense.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  restore  fertility  or  strength  to  as  to  land. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hearten 
  v  :  give  encouragement  to  [syn:  {cheer},  {recreate},  {embolden}] 
  [ant:  {dishearten}] 




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