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broad-mind·ed

(brôd′mīn′dĭd)
adj.
Having or characterized by tolerant or liberal views.

broad′-mind′ed·ly adv.
broad′-mind′ed·ness n.

broad-minded

adj
1. tolerant of opposing viewpoints; not prejudiced; liberal
2. not easily shocked by permissive sexual habits, pornography, etc
ˌbroad-ˈmindedly adv
ˌbroad-ˈmindedness n

broad′-mind′ed



adj.
free from prejudice; liberal; tolerant.
[1590–1600]
broad′-mind′ed•ly, adv.
broad′-mind′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.broad-minded - incapable of being shockedbroad-minded - incapable of being shocked; "he was warmhearted, sensible and unshockable"
2.broad-minded - inclined to respect views and beliefs that differ from your own; "a judge who is broad-minded but even-handed"
narrow-minded, narrow - lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view; "a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"

broad-minded

broad-minded

adjective
Not narrow or conservative in thought, expression, or conduct:
Translations

broad-minded

[ˈbrɔːdˈmaɪndɪd] ADJtolerante, de miras amplias

broad-minded

[ˌbrɔːdˈmaɪndɪd] adj (person) → di mente aperta, di larghe vedute; (attitude) → aperto/a

broad

(broːd) adjective
1. wide; great in size from side to side. a broad street.
2. from side to side. two metres broad.
3. general; not detailed. We discussed the plans in broad outline.
ˈbroaden verb
to make or become broad or broader.
ˈbroadly adverb
generally. Broadly speaking, I'd say your chances are poor.
broad daylight
full daylight. The child was attacked in broad daylight.
ˌbroad-ˈminded adjective
ready to allow others to think or act as they choose without criticizing them. a broad-minded headmaster.
broadside on
sideways. The ships collided broadside on.

broad-minded

واسِع الأُفُق liberální frisindet tolerant ανοιχτόμυαλος de mentalidad abierta avarakatseinen large d’esprit liberalan tollerante 心の広い 너그러운 ruimdenkend tolerant tolerancyjny tolerante широких взглядов fördomsfri ใจกว้าง açık fikirli có tư tưởng khoáng đạt 心胸宽广的
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