libertarian

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noun lib·er·tar·i·an \ˌli-bər-ˈter-ē-ən, -ˈte-rē-\

Definition of libertarian

  1. 1 :  an advocate of the doctrine of free will

  2. 2a :  a person who upholds the principles of individual liberty especially of thought and actionb capitalized :  a member of a political party advocating libertarian principles

libertarian

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libertarianism

play \ˌli-bər-ˈter-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm, -ˈte-rē-\ noun

1789

First Known Use of libertarian

1789


LIBERTARIAN Defined for English Language Learners

libertarian

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noun lib·er·tar·i·an \ˌli-bər-ˈter-ē-ən, -ˈte-rē-\

Definition of libertarian for English Language Learners

  • : a person who believes that people should be allowed to do and say what they want without any interference from the government

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