Definition of Liberal Democrat in English:

Liberal Democrat


  • (in the UK) a member of a party (formerly the Social and Liberal Democrats) formed from the Liberal Party and members of the Social Democratic Party.

    • ‘It is time for Liberal Democrats to prioritise policies and campaigning against violence.’
    • ‘Even the Liberal Democrats had a harder position than this prior to the war.’
    • ‘Apart from the mayor being an Independent, the new Deputy Mayor is a Liberal Democrat.’
    • ‘Tories and Liberal Democrats on the council are thought to want the closures.’
    • ‘We have had to live and work for years in a council controlled by the Liberal Democrats.’


Liberal Democrat