Liberal Party


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Liberal Party

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) one of the former major political parties in Britain; in 1988 merged with the Social Democratic Party to form the Social and Liberal Democrats; renamed the Liberal Democrats in 1989
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) one of the major political parties in Australia, a conservative party, generally opposed to the Labor Party
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) one of the major political parties in Canada, generally representing viewpoints between those of the Conservative Party and the New Democratic Party
4. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any other party supporting liberal policies

Lib′eral Par′ty


n.
1. a British political party formed in the 1830's as successor to the Whigs; dominant until World War I.
2. any other political party advocating liberal policies.

Liberal Party

A British centrist political party evolving from the 1830s and containing radical elements as well as remnants of the old Whig Party.
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The liberal party said that in Russia everything is wrong, and certainly Stepan Arkadyevitch had many debts and was decidedly short of money.
But when at an election the Liberals had written on his garden fence in large blue letters: This way to Rome, he had been very angry, and threatened to prosecute the leaders of the Liberal party in Blackstable.
Let him next imagine a dinner-party, say at the Crooms, and Wilson, who had taken her down, talking about the state of the Liberal party.
He now returned to his old opinions, and became the leader of the liberal party in Alencon, the invisible manipulator of elections, and did immense harm to the Restoration by the cleverness of his underhand proceedings and the perfidy of his outward behavior.
In which case, he could openly assume the leadership of the liberal party in Alencon.
Turnbull noted that Gichuhi's values of freedom, enterprise, religious, getting ahead and opportunities are not only key values of members of the liberal party but are also embodied in her Gichuhi's works.
The President earlier accused the Liberal Party and the communist rebels of having an alliance to oust him.
Its now been revealed that when he was Planning Minister, Mr Guy used his powers to approve a skyscraper in Chapel Street, which led to a Liberal Party donor gaining a $36 million profit.
The Liberal Party maintains that dialogue and early intervention remains our national surest safeguard against the evolving domestic terrorist threat.
There are about six to seven Liberal Party members for the Senate and the others will be a coalition party," said Roxas.
Yes, the NHS came into existence under a Labour Government, however it was fully Implement based on the Liberal Party proposals.
But, this trend can change this time with the Liberal Party racing ahead of other parties in the surveys.