a Liberal who opposed Gladstone's policy of Irish Home Rule in 1886 and after
- Liberal Unionism, noun
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How to use Liberal Unionist in a sentence
It's a fact that the Tory total figures out much larger than the Liberal Unionist.
The one important new development concerned the Liberal-Unionist organization.
Compact or no compact, his claim upon the Liberal-Unionist vote was strong.Lord Randolph Churchill | Winston Spencer Churchill
He was originally a Liberal, but after 1886 became a Liberal Unionist.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 6 (of 6) | Louis Creswicke
When they attended public meetings they took care that the complexion of the platform should be Liberal Unionist.Lord Randolph Churchill | Winston Spencer Churchill