egalitarian egalitarian  /ɪ ˌɡæ lə ˈtɛ ri ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) favoring social equality
  2. (n) a person who believes in the equality of all people

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Usage(s):

  • It is true to say that egalitarian measures are as good to one as it suits his requirements.

News

  1. Our diminishing egalitarian experiences

    It used to be that our public amusements were the ultimate egalitarian experiences.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Observer-Reporter

  2. Guests willing to pay can skip Universal park lines

    Theme parks have traditionally been the ultimate melting pots. Tourists, retirees, hormonal teenagers, families and fathers who would rather be golfing are all thrown together in an egalitarian experience in which the line for one is the line for all.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  3. Stalled Old Town North ready for resurrection

    By now, Old Town North — a subdivision six blocks north of downtown Fort Collins built to reflect an environmentally friendly, egalitarian lifestyle known as new urbanism — was supposed to be fully built out with nearly 500 homes and businesses.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Fort Collins Coloradoan

Quotes

  1. "The three most democratic countries in Europe, the most egalitarian, are Sweden, Norway and Denmark and all of them are monarchies," Lindqvist says. "That shows it works perfectly and that even the most modern of democracies can have...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Herman Lindqvist Source: The Associated Press

  2. "You can't discriminate in favour of someone without discriminating against someone else. Discrimination is wrong," Pankiw told the tribunal. "I am an egalitarian. I believe in equality of all people."
    on Oct 21, 2008 By: Jim Pankiw Source: CTV.ca

  3. "We need to return to the egalitarian values that made Australia great, embodied in our national dish: the barbecued lamb chop," Sam says. "A chop tastes the same in a designer outfit as it does in stubbies and thongs. Which reminds us you...
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: Sam Kekovich Source: Weekly Times Now

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