1. rationalism, freethinking, doctrine, philosophy, philosophical system, school of thought, ism

usage: the doctrine that reason is the right basis for regulating conduct


1. free-thinking, latitudinarian, undogmatic, undogmatical, broad-minded (vs. narrow-minded)

usage: unwilling to accept authority or dogma (especially in religion)

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