Definition of Heartlands

1. Noun. (plural of heartland) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Heartlands

1. heartland [n] - See also: heartland

Lexicographical Neighbors of Heartlands

hearthside
hearthsides
hearthstone
hearthstoned
hearthstones
hearthstoning
heartier
hearties
heartiest
heartily
heartiness
heartinesses
hearting
heartings
heartland
heartlands (current term)
heartleaf
heartleaf arnica
heartleaf manzanita
heartless
heartlessly
heartlessness
heartlessnesses
heartlet
heartlets
heartlike
heartline
heartlines
heartlings
heartly

Literary usage of Heartlands

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Democratic Ideals and Reality: A Study in the Politics of Reconstruction by Halford John Mackinder (1919)
"In both heartlands, therefore, ... Outside Arabia, the Sahara, and the two heartlands, there remain in the ..."

2. Index-catalogue of the Library of the Light-House Board by United States Light-House Board. Library (1886)
"Description of heartlands, Light-houses, Buoys, and Fog-signals; also of the bottom of the Ocean, Soundings, Currents, Tides, etc., from Tillamook Rock to ..."

3. Living Together: Community Life on Mixed Tenure Estates by Ben Jupp (1999)
"... under the auspices of the city council and Birmingham heartlands Ltd (later heartlands Development Corporation). It is nearly complete. ..."

4. Ireland Pocket Adventures by Tina Neylon (2007)
"The Green heartlands Cycle Route stretches for 135 miles, along a series of quiet ... Contact Green heartlands Cycle Route, c/o Suck Valley Visitors Centre, ..."

5. The Papacy and the Levant (1204-1571). by Kenneth M. Setton (1984)
"... "good duke" Louis of Bourbon, and volunteers flocked to the crusading standards from the heartlands of France and from Brittany, Normandy, and England. ..."

6. The New American Practical Navigator: Being an Epitome of Navigation by Nathaniel Bowditch (1826)
"... because the angle ВАС is a right-angle. _-. • ..•<41. ,ч> « PROBLEM II. Seing- at sta, I saw two heartlands ..."

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