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broad-minded

broad-mind·ed

broad-minded

pronunciation:
brawd maIn dihd
part of speech: adjective
definition: having unprejudiced views; tolerant or liberal.
The broad-minded founders of the college believed that women should have an equal chance to attain higher education.
synonyms:
broad, liberal, open-minded, understanding
antonyms:
insular, intolerant, narrow-minded, provincial
similar words:
considerate, dispassionate, impartial, latitudinarian, tolerant, unprejudiced
derivations: broad-mindedly (adv.), broad-mindedness (n.)