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"open-minded" in British English

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open-mindedadjective

uk   /ˌəʊ.pənˈmaɪn.dɪd/  us   /ˌoʊ.pənˈmaɪn.dɪd/
open-mindedness
noun [U] uk   /ˌəʊ.pənˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/  us   /ˌoʊ.pənˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/
She has a reputation for open-mindedness and original thinking.
(Definition of open-minded from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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open-mindedadjective

 us   /ˈoʊ·pənˈmɑɪn·dɪd/
willing to listen to other people and consider new ideas, suggestions, and opinions
(Definition of open-minded from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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