openhearted

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj openhearted freely communicative; candidly straightforward "openhearted advice"
    • adj openhearted 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"
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Usage

In literature:

But a good, honest, openhearted barbarian is a fine creature.
"Abroad at Home" by Julian Street
He developed a violent and hasty temper, but he was also openhearted, generous, and quick to sue for pardon.
"The History of Cuba, vol. 2" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
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