1. Proud; arrogant. [Obs.]
Be not high-minded, but fear. --Rom. xi. 20.
2. Having, or characterized by, honorable pride; of or pertaining to elevated principles and feelings; magnanimous; -- opposed to mean.
High-minded, manly recognition of those truths. --A. Norton.
adj : of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or
style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of
high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty
concept" [syn: exalted, high-flown, lofty, rarefied,
rarified, idealistic, noble-minded]