Your Query of 'liberal' Resulted in 2 Matches
Displaying Items 1 through 2
Definitions
Liberal Tweet Definition of Liberal Like Definition of Liberal on Facebook
proper noun 
  1. (Canada) A member or support of the Liberal Party
  2. A Liberal Democrat.

Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for Liberal for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     Full Definition of Liberal

liberal Tweet Definition of liberal Like Definition of liberal on Facebook
noun 
  1. One with liberal views, supporting individual liberty (see w:liberalism, Wikipedia on Liberalism for a description of the various and diverging trends of liberalism).
  2. A supporter of any of the particular liberal parties.
  3. One opposing the views of a social conservative and favoring socially responsible taxes. Sometimes used pejoratively in political campaigns.
  4. (italbrac, US, Also 'classical liberal', akin to libertarian) A person who favors individual voting rights, human and civil rights, individual gun-rights, laissez-faire markets, and the gold standard.
adjective 
  1. Generous in quantity.
Add a sprinkling of salt.
  1. A political description, following liberalism.
  2. Based on optimistic assumptions.
At a estimate, growth could exceed 5% next year.
  1. Favoring social freedom; permissive.
Her parents had ideas about child-rearing.
  1. Favoring ideas that treat all people with equal justice regardless of educational, financial, sexual or racial status.
  2. Opposing conservative positions, particularly those of social conservatives.
  3. Opposing both conservative and socialist positions, particularly those of economic protectionists and authoritarians.
  4. Related to Classical Liberalism, as in the political philosophy of American Conservatives who emphasize liberty, and also Libertarians.
Etymology: From Latin liber meaning free.


Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for liberal for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     Full Definition of liberal
  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.