big·​heart·​ed | \ˈbig-ˈhär-təd \

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bigheartedly adverb
bigheartedness noun

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a bighearted guy who can't seem to ever say “no”

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Sometimes the beautiful, bighearted sides of humanity need a gentle nudge from the ugly, small-minded sides. Heidi Stevens,, "Soccer pros defend girl mistaken for boy after organizers disqualify her team," 6 June 2017

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First Known Use of bighearted

1846, in the meaning defined above

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to clear from alleged fault or guilt

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