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[ uhl-truh-lib-er-uh l, -lib-ruh l ]
/ ˌʌl trəˈlɪb ər əl, -ˈlɪb rəl /


extremely liberal, especially in politics.


an ultraliberal person or group.

Nearby words

ultrahigh frequency, ultraism, ultralarge crude carrier, ultraleft, ultraleftist, ultraliberal, ultraligation, ultralight, ultralow frequency, ultramafic, ultramarathon

Origin of ultraliberal

First recorded in 1815–25; ultra- + liberal
Related formsul·tra·lib·er·al·ism, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for ultraliberal

  • For a Green candidate caricatured as an ultraliberal, he is eloquent in defense of conservative values.

    Citizen Nader Is Still on the Case|Harold Evans|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST