favorable to progress or reform, as in political or religious affairs.
(often initial capital letter) noting or pertaining to a political party advocating measures of progressive political reform.
of, pertaining to, based on, or advocating liberalism
, especially the freedom of the individual and governmental guarantees of individual rights and liberties.
favorable to or in accord with concepts of maximum individual freedom possible, especially as guaranteed by law and secured by governmental protection of civil liberties.
favoring or permitting freedom of action, especially with respect to matters of personal belief or expression: a liberal policy toward dissident artists and writers.
Liberalism is a political philosophy or worldview founded on ideas of liberty and
equality. The former principle is stressed in classical liberalism while the latter is
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upholds liberal principles) and red represents the Republican party (which ...
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A liberal is someone on the left wing of politics — the opposite of a conservative.
Also, a liberal attitude toward anything means more tolerance for change.