having or showing a generous heart; magnanimous.
high-spirited; courageous; fearless: greathearted defense of liberty.

Origin of greathearted

1350–1400; Middle English grete hartyd
Related formsgreat·heart·ed·ly, adverbgreat·heart·ed·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for greathearted

Historical Examples of greathearted

  • Some flighty fool that would tell you what a fine creature you were, how greathearted—that's the cant, great-hearted!