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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.


  1. minded

    "Minded" refers to being inclined or disposed towards something, having a particular attitude, intention or focus. It can also refer to someone's ability to think, understand, and form judgments logically. It is often used in combination with other words to describe specific tendencies or attitudes, for example, "public-minded" or "money-minded."

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. Lauren Carleton:

    He is open-minded, and never wants to push his agenda on students; he pushes students to be critical thinkers and open-minded. That was my experience.

  2. Joe Talbot:

    If your narrow minded your life's boring, If your open minded your life's interesting.

  3. Mark DeBoer:

    It's hard to turn around weight gain later on, so we need to be action-minded and prevention-minded with this issue.

  4. Bhartrihari:

    Low-minded men are occupied solely with their own affairs, but noble-minded men take special interest in the affairs of others. The submarine fire drinks up the ocean, to fill its insatiable interior; the rain-cloud, that it may relieve the drought of the earth, burnt up by the hot season.

  5. Mickey Mehta:

    Be open minded as an open minded person always sees everything possible and the one who sees everything possible is capable of making anything possible. So keep an open mind and MickeyMize your life. Share this to have a world of infinite possibilities.

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