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English definition of “broad-minded”

broad-minded

adjective     /ˌbrɔːdˈmaɪn.dɪd/ US  /ˌbrɑːd-/ approving
C2 willing to accept other people's behaviour and beliefs, especially sexual behaviour: At 70 she was surprisingly broad-minded. → Compare narrow-mindedOpen-mindedJustice and fairness broad-mindedness     /ˌbrɔːdˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/ US  /ˌbrɑːd-/ noun [U] My parents always prided themselves on their broad-mindedness.Open-mindedJustice and fairness
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