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Princeton's WordNet

  1. charitable, benevolent, kindly, sympathetic, good-hearted, openhearted, large-heartedadjective

    showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity

    "was charitable in his opinions of others"; "kindly criticism"; "a kindly act"; "sympathetic words"; "a large-hearted mentor"

  2. openheartedadjective

    freely communicative; candidly straightforward

    "openhearted advice"


  1. openheartedadjective

    frank and candid

  2. openheartedadjective

    kind and generous

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Openheartedadjective

    Generous; candid; not meanly subtle.

    Etymology: open and heart.

    I know him well; he’s free and openhearted. Dryden.

    Of an openhearted generous minister you are not to say that he was in an intrigue to betray his country; but in an intrigue with a lady. John Arbuthnot, J. Bull.


  1. Openhearted

    "Openhearted" is a 1983 song by Australian band Real Life. The song was released in August 1983 as the second single from the band's debut studio album Heartland. The song peaked at number 72 on the Australian Kent Music Report.


  1. openhearted

    Openhearted refers to someone who is unreserved, candid, approachable, and displays genuine kindness or compassion. An openhearted person is often honest, willing to express their feelings, and receptive to the feelings of others. They are also usually generous and sympathetic.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of openhearted in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of openhearted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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