like-minded like-minded

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of the same turn of mind

Usage(s):

  1. Social scientists have long known that when like-minded people are deliberating together they tend to end up thinking the same thing they thought beforebut in more extreme form.
  2. A team of like-minded people sharing like-minded opinions behind a closed door the dreaded groupthink has produced some of history's worst ideas.
  3. The most dramatic entrant this year was Battlefield: Vietnamchoose one of a dozen maps and log on to a server with 30 or so like-minded players.

News

  1. Mustang movie site logs ponycars in film: More than 3,000 films, TV shows catalogued

    The best thing about the internet, besides the abundance of porn, is that no matter what a personand#8217;s interests are, there are like-minded people talking about it somewhere.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: AutoWeek

  2. Andy LaRoche continues to wander the Earth

    Not sure why I have a fascination with Andy LaRoche. Partially because I always find the lesser-half of baseball brother combinations interesting. Partially because there was about ten minutes there, back several years ago, when Andy LaRoche looked like a good prospect and I and many like-minded people mocked organizations for not appreciating his greatness.…
    on June 11, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: HardballTalk

  3. Graves' hiring points to personnel overlaps

    We hear quite a bit about NFL coaching trees. Personnel trees can be important, too, as like-minded former associates compete for the same players. Implications for the latter came to mind Monday when the New York Jets announced Rod Graves' hiring as their senior director of football administration. Graves, the Arizona Cardinals' former long time general manager, will work under new Jets GM John ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

Quotes

  1. "We have already begun discussions with our partners and with like-minded nations about pressure and sanctions," Clinton told reporters. "Our goal is to pressure the Iranian government, particularly the Revolutionary Guard elements, without...
    on Jan 4, 2010 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Ynetnews

  2. "I think as we get into the G20 process there is a greater understanding of the necessity of having like-minded advanced countries who can exchange views in a much less formal setting and who can sometimes bring resources to bear, that others don't...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Stephen Harper Source: The Epoch Times

  3. "I am looking forward to collaborating with everyone here to win the election, but more importantly to collaborate with everybody here and also some like-minded Republicans to actually govern and to deliver on behalf of the American people,"...
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: NPR

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