fair-minded

adjective fair-mind·ed \ ˈfer-ˌmīn-dəd \

Definition of fair-minded

: marked by impartiality and honesty : just, unprejudiced

fair-mindedness

noun

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Definition of fair-minded for English Language Learners

  • : having or showing an honest and fair way of thinking


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