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  ( individualists    plural  )
1       n-count   If you describe someone as an individualist, you mean that they like to think and do things in their own way, rather than imitating other people.  
Individualists say that you should be able to wear what you want.     
2       adj   Individualist means relating to the belief that economics and politics should not be controlled by the state.  
usu ADJ n  
...a party committed to individualist values.     
      An individualist is a person with individualist views., n-count  
They share with earlier individualists a fear of collectivism.     
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freethinker, independent, loner, lone wolf, maverick, nonconformist, original  

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