Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A fixed mental attitude or disposition that predetermines a person's responses to and interpretations of situations.
  • n. An inclination or a habit.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A way of thinking; an attitude or opinion, especially a habitual one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations

Etymologies

From mind + set. (Wiktionary)

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