freethinking freethinking

Definition(s):

  • (n) the doctrine that reason is the right basis for regulating conduct

Usage(s):

  1. I always had a huge amount of support from people who were fans of freethinking.
  2. The use of the word probably in the atheist slogan, he says, does not imply any sort of dogma but merely encourages freethinking.
  3. Franklin's freethinking unnerved his family.

News

  • Top 3 Freethinking CEOs

    A look at three CEOs who exhibit freethinking in the ways they run their businesses.        
    on July 5, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

Quotes

  1. "Obviously no one's going to make Star Wars," says Meadows, "but there's just enough money to encourage freethinking creativity. Larry Clark, the American director who made Kids, has already signed up to make one. He rang Warp and said, 'I've...
    on Sep 26, 2009 By: Shane Meadows Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "She's aware of what the stakes are," Connelly says. "I liked Patricia Neal's character in the original -- she's open-minded and a very strong, freethinking individual. I thought it was important to carry over that bravery."
    on Dec 8, 2008 By: Jennifer Connelly Source: Canada.com

  3. "What this book is about is casting off Church authority," Gaylor said. "I think it's very, very positive. There should be something for freethinking children. It's a very good yarn."
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Annie Laurie Gaylor Source: FOXNews

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