Origin of liberal
SYNONYMS FOR liberal
Definition for liberal (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for liberal
Obviously, the first obligation of all liberal democratic governments is to enforce the rule of law.Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Our Duty Is to Keep Charlie Hebdo Alive|Ayaan Hirsi Ali|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
To be a liberal, you have to stand up for liberal principles.Bill Maher: Hundreds of Millions of Muslims Support Attack on ‘Charlie Hebdo’|Lloyd Grove|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Liberal Democrats like to blow their bugles about how all the big money in politics comes from rich Republicans.
The election of 1964 produced the most liberal Congress since the Democratic landslide of 1936.
Today, liberal Protestantism is on the wane, and optimistic postmillennialism along with it.
And if everything around Mrs. Downey was on a liberal scale, so was Mrs. Downey herself.The Divine Fire|May Sinclair
His election shows what the unity of the Liberal party must have been.The True Story of my Parliamentary Struggle|Charles Bradlaugh
They certainly are very generous and liberal, and would be attended with very happy effects.
Meanwhile he had, in 1862, founded the Athenum as the organ of Liberal Catholicism.
Poverty stood at his hearth,—when Viola's grateful smile and liberal hand came to chase the grim fiend away.Zanoni|Edward Bulwer Lytton
British Dictionary definitions for liberal (1 of 2)
Derived Formsliberally, adverbliberalness, noun
Word Origin for liberal
British Dictionary definitions for liberal (2 of 2)
Culture definitions for liberal
A descriptive term for persons, policies, and beliefs associated with liberalism.