Liberal Unionist

noun

Definition of Liberal Unionist

  1. :  a member of a British political group seceding from the Liberals over opposition to home rule for Ireland and maintaining existence as a separate party during the late 19th century the Conservatives and Liberal Unionists were … in power — G. M. Trevelyan

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First Known Use of liberal unionist

1886


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