Free-hearted
freehearted free"heart`ed, Free-hearted Free"-heart`ed, a. Open; frank; unreserved; liberal; generous; as, free-hearted mirth. Opposite of {stingy}.

Syn: benevolent. -- {Free"-heart`ed*ly}, adv. -- {Free"-heart`ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]


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  • free-hearted — free heartedly, adv. free heartedness, n. /free hahr tid/, adj. light hearted; spontaneous; frank; generous. [1350 1400; ME free herted. See FREE, HEARTED] * * * …   Universalium

  • free-hearted — free heartedly, adv. free heartedness, n. /free hahr tid/, adj. light hearted; spontaneous; frank; generous. [1350 1400; ME free herted. See FREE, HEARTED] …   Useful english dictionary

  • free-hearted — free′ heart′ed adj. 1) honest; frank 2) generous • Etymology: 1350–1400 free′ heart′ed•ly, adv. free′ heart′ed•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • free-hearted — adj light hearted, gay, glad, blithe, happy, joyful, joyous; spontaneous, natural, automatic, instinctive; willing, freewill, free, ungrudging, unre luctant; generous, liberal, magnanimous; frank, unreserved, unreticent, straightforward …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • free-hearted — /ˈfri hatəd/ (say free hahtuhd) adjective having a free heart; lighthearted; spontaneous; frank; generous …   Australian English dictionary

  • free-hearted — generous; sincere, open, honest …   English contemporary dictionary

  • free-hearted — a. Liberal, generous, bounteous, bountiful, open handed …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Free-heartedly — freehearted free heart ed, Free hearted Free heart ed, a. Open; frank; unreserved; liberal; generous; as, free hearted mirth. Opposite of {stingy}. Syn: benevolent. {Free heart ed*ly}, adv. {Free heart ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Free-heartedness — freehearted free heart ed, Free hearted Free heart ed, a. Open; frank; unreserved; liberal; generous; as, free hearted mirth. Opposite of {stingy}. Syn: benevolent. {Free heart ed*ly}, adv. {Free heart ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • free — I. a. 1. Independent, unrestrained, at liberty. 2. Released, delivered, emancipated, liberated. 3. Exempt, clear. 4. Allowed, permitted, open. 5. Unobstructed, unimpeded, unrestricted, open. 6. Frank, ingenuous, candid, artless, sincere,… …   New dictionary of synonyms

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