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English definition of “broad-minded”

broad-minded

adjective uk   /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. Open-mindedJustice and fairness
broad-mindedness
noun [U] uk   /ˌbrɔːdˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/ us    /ˌbrɑːd-/
My parents always prided themselves on their broad-mindedness.Open-mindedJustice and fairness
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