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illiberalism

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stubborn or intolerant adherence to one's opinions or prejudices
  • a woman who fails to see that her unexamined faith in political liberalism actually makes her guilty of illiberalism

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“Illiberalism.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/illiberalism. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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