free-hearted

[ free-hahr-tid ]
/ ˈfriˈhɑr tɪd /
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adjective

light-hearted; spontaneous; frank; generous.

Nearby words

  1. free-floating anxiety,
  2. free-for-all,
  3. free-form,
  4. free-hand,
  5. free-handed,
  6. free-living,
  7. free-machining,
  8. free-marketeer,
  9. free-range,
  10. free-range parenting

Origin of free-hearted

First recorded in 1350–1400, free-hearted is from the Middle English word free herted. See free, hearted

Related formsfree-heart·ed·ly, adverbfree-heart·ed·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for free-hearted

free-hearted

adjective

frank and spontaneous; open; generous
Derived Formsfree-heartedly, adverbfree-heartedness, noun

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