open-mindedness

open-minded

[oh-puhn-mahyn-did]
adjective
1.
having or showing a mind receptive to new ideas or arguments.
2.
unprejudiced; unbigoted; impartial.

Origin:
1820–30

open-mindedly, adverb
open-mindedness, noun
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open-minded
 
adj
having a mind receptive to new ideas, arguments, etc; unprejudiced
 
open-'mindedly
 
adv
 
open-'mindedness
 
n

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open-minded
also openminded, open minded, 1828, first recorded in Carlyle; from open + mind (n.).
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