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. 2000.

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