free marketeer

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 In the 13th episode David Bahnsen talked to Senator Pat Toomey, a deficit hawk and free marketeer still fighting the good fight in the U.S. Senate. Andrew Stuttaford, National Review, 17 Apr. 2021 The status quo has a lot for a free marketeer to love. Robert Verbruggen, National Review, 5 Dec. 2019 And for that welcome-if-unintentional result, free marketeers should be delighted — though not really surprised. James Pethokoukis, TheWeek, 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, 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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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