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freethinker
used in Gulliver's Travels

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a person who uses their own mind to decide what to believe rather than accepting dogma — especially with regard to religious beliefs
  • Hence it follows of necessity, that vast numbers of our people are compelled to seek their livelihood by begging, robbing, stealing, cheating, pimping, flattering, suborning, forswearing, forging, gaming, lying, fawning, hectoring, voting, scribbling, star-gazing, poisoning, whoring, canting, libelling, freethinking, and the like occupations:" every one of which terms I was at much pains to make him understand.
    Part 4 — A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnms (41% in)

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