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definition of the word liberal

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< Middle English liberal < Old French liberal < Latin liberalis (befitting a freeman) < liber (free), akin to libet (it pleases).

liberal (comparative more liberal, superlative most liberal)

Positive
liberal

Comparative
more liberal

Superlative
most liberal

  1. Generous in quantity.
    Add a liberal sprinkling of salt.
  2. A political description, following liberalism.
  3. Based on optimistic assumptions.
    At a liberal estimate, growth could exceed 5% next year.
  4. Favoring social freedom; permissive.
    Her parents had liberal ideas about child-rearing.
  5. Favoring ideas that treat all people with equal justice regardless of educational, financial, sexual or racial status.
  6. (US) Opposing conservative positions, particularly those of social conservatives.
  7. (UK) Opposing both conservative and socialist positions, particularly those of economic protectionists and authoritarians.
  8. (US) Related to Classical Liberalism, as in the political philosophy of American Conservatives who emphasize liberty, and also Libertarians.


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