openhearted openhearted

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity
  2. (adj) freely communicative; candidly straightforward

Usage(s):

  1. Recorded only weeks before he died, it is an excruciatingly openhearted struggle by a master defiantly raging against the dying of the light.
  2. He is a pro, and he put the reading across, to openhearted applause.
  3. Max, a widower, is an easygoing, openhearted American, born to be humiliated.

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  1. "More than anything, I'm deeply moved by the openhearted appreciation our small film has received, which in these fragmented times speaks so openly of the possibility of innocence, growth and connection," said Arkin, who plays a foul-mouthed...
    on Feb 25, 2007 By: Alan Arkin Source: Kansas City Star

  2. Singer and guitarist Jerry Cantrell said the track was a "real, raw openhearted song for Layne".
    on Aug 13, 2009 By: Jerry Cantrell Source: BBC News

  3. "I would like to say a world about my views on leadership," DiMasi told his members after they elected him speaker on Sept. 29, 2004. "I am open-minded and openhearted in my approach to decision making. I will bring a generosity of spirit to...
    on Mar 21, 2008 By: Salvatore DiMasi Source: Worcester Telegram

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