Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- Obsolete haughty; proud; arrogant
- having or showing high ideals, principles, etc.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Characterized by elevated ideals or conduct; noble.
- highˈ-mindˈed·ly adverb
- highˈ-mindˈed·ness noun