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Definition of light-minded in English:

adjective

Not having a serious attitude; frivolous: they thought him easy-going and light-minded
More example sentences
  • Intimate behaviour between a couple was thought of as being light-minded and would be frowned upon by the elders.
  • The Spanish Ambassador, a reclusive and secretive man, whom I suspect is light-minded beneath a grave exterior, is very embarrassed by his role.
  • We have not made any claims in a light-minded manner without serious analysis and examination of the facts.

Derivatives

light-mindedness

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noun
Example sentences
  • In the commanding staff, the ignorance, light-mindedness and thievery of the ruling classes found their expression.
  • The Minister of Justice was a man of incredible light-mindedness.
  • Among his medieval and Renaissance characters, Shakespeare seems to associate a belief in astrology with light-mindedness.

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