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greathearted

[greyt-hahr-tid] /ˈgreɪtˈhɑr tɪd/
adjective
1.
having or showing a generous heart; magnanimous.
2.
high-spirited; courageous; fearless:
greathearted defense of liberty.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English grete hartyd
Related forms
greatheartedly, adverb
greatheartedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for great-hearted

great-hearted

adjective
1.
benevolent or noble; magnanimous
Derived Forms
great-heartedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for great-hearted
adj.

late 14c., from great + hearted.

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