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Meaning of HIGH-MINDED

Pronunciation:  'hI'mIndid

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"

HIGH-MINDED is a 11 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: exalted, high-flown, idealistic, lofty, noble, noble-minded, rarefied, rarified



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\High"-mind"ed\, a.
1. Proud; arrogant. [Obs.]

         Be not high-minded, but fear.         --Rom. xi. 20.

2. Having, or characterized by, honorable pride; of or
   pertaining to elevated principles and feelings;
   magnanimous; -- opposed to mean.

         High-minded, manly recognition of those truths. --A.

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