liberal

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-20 of 20 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
relating to liberal arts academic
(education) a program of education in liberal arts and sciences (usually in preparation for higher education) academic program
liberal arts, four highest arithmetic , astronomy , geometry , music , quadrivium
person of liberal ideals who takes no action to realize them armchair liberal
liberal British statesman who served as prime minister four times (1809-1898) Gladstone , William Ewart Gladstone , William Gladstone
liberal arts, lower three grammar , logic , rhetoric , trivium
United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935) Holmes , Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
classical scholar or student of the liberal arts humanist
United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989) I. F. Stone , Isidor Feinstein Stone , Stone
disposition not to be liberal (generous) with money illiberality
liberality in bestowing gifts; extremely liberal and generous of spirit largess , largesse , magnanimity , munificence , openhandedness
liberal, tolerant in religious belief latitudinarian
liberal, socialistic view left
liberal in political belief leftist
Russian member of the liberal minority group that advocated gradual reform and opposed the Bolsheviks before and during the Russian Revolution Menshevik
approach to politics or theology that represents a return to a traditional point of view (in contrast to more liberal or radical schools of thought of the 1960s) neoconservatism
liberal who subscribes to neoliberalism neoliberal
political orientation originating in the 1960s; blends liberal political views with an emphasis on economic growth neoliberalism
19th-century movement in the Church of England opposing liberal tendencies Oxford movement
occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences) profession
Search another word or see liberal on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature