Definition of open-minded in English:

open-minded

Syllabification: o·pen-mind·ed

adjective

Willing to consider new ideas; unprejudiced.
More example sentences
  • And they are very open-minded, prepared to consider anything, wholly without prejudice.
  • Alan travels a lot, is very open-minded and had firm ideas about what direction he wanted the project to go.
  • Little wonder then, that we are tolerant and open-minded, and accepting of diverse viewpoints.
Synonyms
unbiased, unprejudiced, nonpartisan, neutral, nonjudgmental, nondiscriminatory; objective, dispassionate, disinterested; tolerant, liberal, permissive, broad-mindedreceptive, open to suggestions, open to new ideas, amenable, flexible, willing to change

Derivatives

open-mindedly

adverb
More example sentences
  • Ask these questions as neutrally and open-mindedly as possible.
  • The key is to open-mindedly weigh the legitimacy of each stated manuscript weakness.
  • Like most of his political tendency and generation, he was mostly bemused by 1968, though open-mindedly so.

open-mindedness

noun
More example sentences
  • Finally, notice that it's only if we reject moral relativism that we are free to promote tolerance and open-mindedness as universal virtues.
  • All those who value impartiality and open-mindedness of science and its institutions will undoubtedly be utterly embarrassed by these practices.
  • It can demonstrate courage, integrity, open-mindedness.

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