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hearth the floor of a fireplace, or the stone or brick area in front of it. [2 definitions]
heartless having or showing no kindness or sympathy; not sharing another's pain.
hearty full of warmth and enthusiasm; friendly. [4 definitions]
heat a form of energy, or the state of being very warm; hotness; warmth. [4 definitions]
heater a device that gives heat. Heaters are used to make water or the air in a building warmer.
heath an area of wild, flat land where only heather and other low plants grow.
heathen someone who does not believe in the God of Christians, Jews, or Muslims.
heather an evergreen plant that has tiny pink or purple flowers that are shaped like bells.
heave to push up or out with great effort. [6 definitions]
heaven (usually plural) the sky, including the stars, sun, moon, and planets as seen from the earth. [4 definitions]
heavenly having to do with heaven as in religion or the space above the earth. [2 definitions]
heavily as if with a heavy weight. [4 definitions]
heavy having much weight or hard to lift. [4 definitions]
Hebrew a member of the group of people who descend from the Jewish tribes written about in the Old Testament of the Bible. [3 definitions]
heckle to bother a public speaker or performer by saying rude things or asking annoying questions.
hectare a unit of area equal to 10,000 square meters or 2.471 acres, used to measure land.
hectic marked by hurry, confusion, and too much activity.
he'd shortened form of "he had" or "he would."
hedge a solid row of bushes, used as a kind of fence. [3 definitions]
hedgehog a very small animal with a pointed nose and a very short tail. Hedgehogs have brown and yellow fur with spines that stick out and protect them when they roll into a ball. They make tunnels in rows of bushes called hedges. Hedgehogs are insectivores; they are mammals that eat insects. Different kinds of hedgehogs live in Europe, Asia, and Africa. [2 definitions]
heed to give one's attention to; listen to; take notice of. [2 definitions]