set one's heart on, to wish for intensely; determine on. Also, have one's heart set on.

set one's heart on, to wish for intensely; determine on. Also, have one's heart set on.
idi set one's heart on, to wish for intensely; determine on. Also, have one's heart set on.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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