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[lahyk-mahyn-did] /ˈlaɪkˈmaɪn dɪd/
having a similar or identical opinion, disposition, etc.:
a like-minded friend.
Origin of like-minded
1520-30; like1 + minded ( def 1 )
Related forms
like-mindedly, adverb
like-mindedness, noun Unabridged
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  • Bethink you "the friends so linked together" are like-minded?

    One Of Them Charles James Lever
  • But all were like-minded, and self-gratulation and compliment was the order of the day.

    The Daltons, Volume II (of II) Charles James Lever
  • They had a child about four years of age which was like-minded—and not unlike-bodied.

    The Buffalo Runners R.M. Ballantyne
  • And my feeble, sickly Aunt Jacoba, meseemed, was like-minded with me.

  • None but the like-minded can come plenipotentiary to our court.

    A Plea for Captain John Brown Henry David Thoreau
British Dictionary definitions for like-minded


agreeing in opinions, goals, etc
Derived Forms
like-mindedly, adverb
like-mindedness, noun
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