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Princeton's WordNet

  1. liberallyadverb

    freely in a nonliteral manner

    "he embellished his stories liberally"

  2. liberally, munificently, generouslyadverb

    in a generous manner

    "he gave liberally to several charities"


  1. liberallyadverb

    In a liberal manner, generously or in accordance with political views associated with the liberals.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Liberallyadverb

    Bounteously; bountifully; largely.

    Etymology: from liberal.

    If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not. James i. 5.


  1. liberally

    Liberally refers to something that is done or applied in a generous, open-minded, or tolerant manner. It often involves considering various perspectives, allowing for freedom of thought and expression, and advocating for social progress and equality. In a political context, it can also refer to embracing progressive or leftist ideologies.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Liberallyadverb

    in a liberal manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of liberally in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of liberally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of liberally in a Sentence

  1. Laura Ingraham:

    Now what does this mean ? This returns the abortion issue to the states, which pre-Roe is where it always was, so in other words, some states will allow abortion liberally, some states might ban it, some will find what they believe is a middle ground.

  2. Proverb:

    Nothing is so liberally given as advice.

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