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ˈmaɪn dɪdmind·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mindedadjective

    (used in combination) mentally oriented toward something specified

    "civic-minded"; "career-minded"

  2. apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)adjective

    (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward

    "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"


  1. mindedadjective

    Having a mind (inclination) for something.

  2. mindedadjective

    Having a preference for doing something; having a likelihood, or disposition to carry out an act.

    I am minded to refuse the request.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mindedadjective

    Disposed; inclined; affected.

    Etymology: from mind.

    We come to know
    How you stand minded in the weighty diff’rence
    Between the king and you. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII.

    Whose fellowship therefore unmeet for thee,
    Good reason was thou freely should’st dislike,
    And be so minded still. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. viii.

    If men were minded to live virtuously, to believe a God would be no hindrance to any such design, but very much for its advancement. John Tillotson, Sermons.

    Pyrrhus is nobly minded; and I fain
    Would live to thank him. Philips.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Minded

    of Mind

  2. Mindedadjective

    disposed; inclined; having a mind

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of minded in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of minded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of minded in a Sentence

  1. Robert Bakker:

    I want to find a voracious, small-minded predator and name it after the IRS.

  2. The Co-operative Bank:

    The FCA and PRA have recently indicated that their preliminary view is that they are minded to make findings against the Bank covering certain decisions, events and processes over the period from mid-2008 to end 2013, based on their current view, the FCA and PRA have indicated they intend to commence formal settlement discussions in July 2015.

  3. Jon Hale:

    Companies are starting to realize that they have a fairly sizable amount of ESG-minded investors in their investor base.

  4. Chief Executive Jeremy Darroch:

    Our focus very much now is in Europe, having bedded down the Skys, the increasing question for us will be where we go to next? either with our Over The Top platform or potentially our other platform, there will be other markets we will want to go into. And then as I look at Sky relative to other providers across the world, we offer a pretty good service. So we'll be open-minded over time on some of the things we can do.

  5. Kikuo Iwata:

    For the reflationist-minded board members, the last resort would be to ramp up government bond buying or take interest rates deeper into negative territory.

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