Idiom: 'Out of the goodness of your heart'

What does 'Out of the goodness of your heart' mean?

Meaning:

If you do something out of the kindess of your heart, you do because you are kind, not for any benefit or out of duty.
('Out of the kindness of your heart' is also used.)

Contributor: Ben Harman

Country: International English | Subject Area: Body and bodily functions | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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