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illiberal
Definition:
Not well authorized or elegant; as, illiberal words in Latin.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
illiberal, intolerant.
avaricious
greedy.
close
mingy, tight-fisted, penurious, pennypinching, skinflint, niggardly.
insular
inward-looking.
little
least, self-centered.
narrow-minded
ungenerous, bigoted, stingy, greedy, biased, partial, little, mean, myopic, parsimonious, Unenlarged, hidebound, insular, small-minded, prejudiced, opinionated, vulgar.
racist
antisemitic.
stingy
Hard-fisted, Pinchpenny, ironfisted, Pinching, curmudgeonly, scurvy, pennywise, Ungiving, close.
unoriginal
conventional.
noun
illiberal
narrow, narrow-minded, intolerant.
miserly
miserly, niggardly, greedy, stingy.
prejudiced
bigoted, prejudiced, biased, selfish.
unfair
unequal, unjust, wrongful, unfair, one-sided, partial, unjustified, unreasonable, arbitrary.
Examples of usage:
  1. The Chinese, at all events, are not illiberal in their superstitions: they made not the least difficulty in allowing the corpse of one of our artists, who died at Tong- tchoo, though a Christian and consequently in their opinion a heretic, to be deposited in the midst of their public burying ground. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  2. If Mr. Tyau is to be taken as a sample of the modern Chinese governing classes, the policy of the Government towards Labour will be very illiberal. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  3. I shall be pained beyond expression if the delegates here are so narrow and illiberal as to adopt this resolution. – The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation. by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  4. He thinks now that to object to the Chinese is narrow- minded, illiberal, and against all religious teaching. – Idle Ideas in 1905 by Jerome K. Jerome

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