individualistic individualistic  /ˌɪn dɪ ˌvɪ dʒu ə ˈlɪ stɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) marked by or expressing individuality
  2. (adj) with minimally restricted freedom in commerce

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Usage(s):

  1. One school of thought leans toward the old individualistic, laissez-faire policy, does not believe that Government and business should even be kissing cousins.
  2. And the show's music-biz milieu is phony and dated: Tom, a supposedly individualistic tastemaker, is about as edgy as a pair of pleated khakis.
  3. One school of thought leans toward the old individualistic, laissez-faire policy, does not believe that Government and business should even be kissing cousins.

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  1. Martin Luther King Jr. said "An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Martin Luther King Source: Biz of Hockey (blog)

  2. "He definitely has an individualistic personality," Hull said of Avery. "He goes against the stream, which I kind of like. He reminds me of myself in a way."
    on Jul 2, 2008 By: Brett Hull Source: Fort Worth Star Telegram

  3. "We've been too individualistic on offense in the fourth quarter. There's been no flow to our offense," said Allen. "That really didn't happen tonight."
    on Dec 26, 2006 By: Ray Allen Source: USA Today

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