free marketeer

noun
variants: or less commonly free marketer

Definition of free marketeer

: a proponent of a free-market economy

Examples of free marketeer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The status quo has a lot for a free marketeer to love. Robert Verbruggen, National Review, "What to Do about the Gig Economy," 5 Dec. 2019 And for that welcome-if-unintentional result, free marketeers should be delighted — though not really surprised. James Pethokoukis, TheWeek, "Trump just ran a two-year trade war experiment. It failed.," 17 Jan. 2020 One is the strawman version of libertarians, or free marketeers, that is often held up as a world view that needs to go. Nr Staff, National Review, "The Ungrateful among Us," 19 July 2019

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First Known Use of free marketeer

1954, in the meaning defined above

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“Free marketeer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/free%20marketeer. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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