right-minded

[ rahyt-mahyn-did ]
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adjective
  1. having correct, honest, or good opinions or principles.

Origin of right-minded

1
First recorded in 1575–85; right + minded

Other words from right-minded

  • right-mind·ed·ly, adverb
  • right-mind·ed·ness, noun

Words Nearby right-minded

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How to use right-minded in a sentence

  • Every right-minded guest had the same desire when the room was thrown open to the public.

    Katharine Frensham | Beatrice Harraden

British Dictionary definitions for right-minded

right-minded

adjective
  1. holding opinions or principles that accord with what is right or with the opinions of the speaker

Derived forms of right-minded

  • right-mindedly, adverb
  • right-mindedness, noun

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