low-minded
adjective Date: circa 1746 inclined to vulgar or unworthy things • low-mindedly adverblow-mindedness noun

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  • Low-minded — Low mind ed, a. Inclined in mind to low or unworthy things; showing a base mind. [1913 Webster] Low minded and immoral. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] All old religious jealousies were condemned as low minded infirmities. Bancroft. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • low-minded — [lō′mīn΄did] adj. having or showing a coarse, vulgar mind low mindedly adv. low mindedness n …   English World dictionary

  • low-minded — index depraved, dissolute Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • low-minded — low′ mind′ed adj. having or showing vulgar taste or interests • Etymology: 1720–30 low′ mind′ed•ly, adv. low′ mind′ed•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • low-minded — a. Base minded, base, mean, servile, vile, grovelling, slavish, abject, low …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • low-minded — /ˈloʊ maɪndəd/ (say loh muynduhd) adjective having or showing a low, coarse, or vulgar mind; mean. –low mindedly, adverb –low mindedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • low-minded — adjective Having coarse, unrefined, vulgar demeanor. Ant: high minded …   Wiktionary

  • low-minded — lowmindedly, adv. low mindedness, n. /loh min did/, adj. having or showing a coarse or vulgar taste or interests. [1720 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • low-minded — adj. vulgar or ignoble in mind or character. Derivatives: low mindedness n …   Useful english dictionary

  • low-minded — coarse, crude, vile, sleazy, vulgar …   English contemporary dictionary

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