limousine liberal

noun

Definition of limousine liberal

: a wealthy political liberal

Examples of limousine liberal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pelosi, who has served in Congress for more than three decades, has long been caricatured as a San Francisco limousine liberal with extreme views. Barbara Spindel, The Christian Science Monitor, "‘Pelosi’ tracks the career of a powerful, driven politician," 11 May 2020 Ned Lamont set out to debunk the limousine liberal caricature that his rival Joe Ganim has been trying to paint for Democratic gubernatorial primary voters in Lamont’s televsion ad debut. Neil Vigdor, courant.com, "In TV Ad Debut, Ned Lamont Pledges To Forgo Salary, State Vehicle As Governor," 12 July 2018 Just to be clear, this isn’t some limousine liberal classist argument against a minimum wage increase. Jason Johnson, The Root, "Walmart, Black America’s Biggest Boss, Is Also Its Cheap Uncle," 16 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of limousine liberal

1969, in the meaning defined above

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“Limousine liberal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/limousine%20liberal. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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