Word forms: mind-sets
countable noun [oft with poss, adj N] If you refer to someone's mind-set, you mean their general attitudes and the way they typically think about things. ⇒ The greatest challenge for the Americans is understanding the mindset of Eastern Europeans. ⇒ The modern athlete's mind-set is, 'I'm going to make as much as I can now and not worry about the future.'
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