intellectual freedom

Definition of intellectual freedom

:freedom that allows people to think about or study what they want
  • the library's commitment to intellectual freedom

Word by Word Definitions

intellectual play
  1. : of or relating to the intellect or its use

  2. : developed or chiefly guided by the intellect rather than by emotion or experience : rational

  3. : requiring use of the intellect

  1. : intellectual powers

  2. : an intellectual person

freedom play
  1. : the quality or state of being free: such as

  2. : the absence of necessity, coercion, or constraint in choice or action

  3. : liberation from slavery or restraint or from the power of another : independence


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