from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One that asserts individuality by independence of thought and action.
  • noun An advocate of individualism.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who accepts any theory or doctrine of individualism.
  • Of or pertaining to individualism; individualistic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a person who pursues independent thought or action.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Someone who believes in individualism
  • noun Someone who does as they wish, unconstrained to external influences

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective marked by or expressing individuality
  • noun a person who pursues independent thought or action


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