Definition of “freethinker” - English Dictionary

“freethinker” in British English

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freethinkernoun [ C ]

uk /ˌfriːˈθɪŋ.kər/ us /ˌfriːˈθɪŋ.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

adjective uk /ˌfriːˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/ us /ˌfriːˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/

(Definition of “freethinker” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)