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free-hearted

[ free-hahr-tid ]
/ ˈfriˈhɑr tɪd /
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adjective
light-hearted; spontaneous; frank; generous.
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Origin of free-hearted

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

OTHER WORDS FROM free-hearted

free-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 forms of free-hearted

free-heartedly, adverbfree-heartedness, noun
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