libertine libertine  /ˈlɪ bər ˌtin/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a dissolute person; usually a man who is morally unrestrained
  2. (adj) unrestrained by convention or morality

Usage(s):

  1. And when they did, America discovered a terrifying mix of a libertine counter-culture and stupefying mind-control.
  2. Joe Namath, libertine and profligate.
  3. For a nation whose penchant for righteous crusades can surpass even its tolerance for libertine individualism, the crackdown against crack has become the latest celebrated cause.

News

  • Yelp Drinks Week

    June 9 – 15 Yelp will be hosting their second ever Cocktail Week featuring special prices, parties and education with local bars like 1933 Lounge at St Elmo, The Libertine, Goose The Market and more! …
    on June 9, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

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Quotes

  1. "Qutb's disdain for America's supposedly libertine culture," notes Stephens, "would not matter much were it not wedded to a kind of theological Leninism that emphasized the necessity of violently overthrowing any political arrangement not...
    on Apr 1, 2010 By: Bret Stephens Source: Longboat Key News

  2. According to NME.com, Band member Carl Barat said: "Peter is and always will be a Libertine and when he cleans up from his addictions he will be immediately welcomed back into the band. This decision is made with love and with no disregard to Peter...
    on Jul 1, 2004 By: Carl Barat Source: RTE.ie

  3. Liam, was (not surprisingly) quite negative, saying "I'm not into smackheads. Smackheads need slaps. So what does the word Libertine mean? Freedom! He's f**king in the corner doing smack with a helmet on his head! There's nothing free about that....
    on Apr 27, 2005 By: Liam Gallagher Source: Xfm Online

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