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libertarian

lib·er·tar·i·an

libertarian

pronunciation:
lI br teI ri n
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one who espouses liberty of thought and action as the primary value.
similar words:
liberal
definition 2: one who believes that people act out of free will.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, concerning, believing in, or acting on the principles of libertarians.
antonyms:
authoritarian
derivation: libertarianism (n.)
Word Parts
The word libertarian contains the following parts:
liber1 Latin root that means free
-arian Latin noun-forming suffix that means one believing in; one associated with; one having (age)