illiberal

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) enPR: ˈɪlˌlĭˌbrəl, IPA (key): /ˈɪlɪbrəl/
  • (US) enPR: ˈɪlˌlĭˌbərəl, IPA (key): /ˈɪlɪbərəl/ or /ˈɪlɪbrəl/
  • (file)

Adjective[change]

Positive
illiberal

Comparative
more illiberal

Superlative
most illiberal

  1. If something is illiberal, it is against change, flexibility, and free thought.
    Viktor Orban of Hungary has spent eight years building an "illiberal democracy."

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