• We have all seen it. Most of us even have written it. "I am open minded" What does it really mean? As defined by dictionary.com adjective 1. having or showing a mind receptive to new ideas or arguments. 2. unprejudiced; unbigoted; impartial. What you don't know is to what level a person is open minded. Its not just black or white, there are many shades of gray that can cause differences. This test will test two variables, Political Open mindedness and Social Open mindedness. political dealing more with concepts of being and personal lifestyle and Social dealing more with sexuality and personal relationships.