noun. ['ˈlɪˌbɝːəˌlɪzəm'] a political orientation that favors social progress by reform and by changing laws rather than by revolution.
- political orientation
Words that Rhyme with Liberalism
Example sentences of the word liberalism
1. Noun, singular or mass
The NALC regarded the shift as being unbiblical and symptomatic of growing liberalism of ELCA.
Quotes containing the word liberalism
1. I try to make a dent in people when I can. I figure people drift toward liberalism at a young age, and I always hope that they change when they see how the world really is.
- Johnny Ramone
2. No school can supply an anti-liberal education, or a fascist education, as these terms are contradictory. Liberalism and education are one.
- George Seldes
3. In essence I find that the foundation of modern conservatism is driven by a clinging to God in fear of the world, whereas the foundation of modern liberalism is a clinging to the world in fear of God; albeit, the true foundation should be one's clinging to God in fear of God.
- Criss Jami, Salomé: In Every Inch In Every Mile
noun. ['ˈlɪˌbɝːəˌlɪzəm'] an economic theory advocating free competition and a self-regulating market.