(your) heart isn't in it
This page is about the idiom (your) heart isn't in it
If your heart isn't in something you're doing, you don't really want to do it.
- Ali was studying to be a doctor, but his heart wasn't in it so he decided to follow his real dream and study film-making instead.
- We could tell that Sally's heart wasn't in it when she tried singing jazz, so we said she should stick to pop songs.
Contributor: Matt Errey