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freethinker

noun [C] uk   /ˌfriːˈθɪŋ.kər/ us    /-kɚ/ old-fashioned
someone who forms their own opinions and beliefs, especially about religion or politics, rather than just accepting what is officially or commonly believed and taught
freethinking
adjective uk   /-kɪŋ/ us  
(Definition of freethinker from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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