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open–minded

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adjective open–mind·ed \ˌō-pən-ˈmīn-dəd\

Simple Definition of open–minded

  • : willing to consider different ideas or opinions

Full Definition of open–minded

  1. :  receptive to arguments or ideas

open–mind·ed·ly adverb
open–mind·ed·ness noun

1828

First Known Use of open–minded

1828


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