Definition of liberal arts in English:
- Through the establishment of courses in humanities, management and economics, we expect to permeate liberal arts into the sciences.
- Students also will study mathematics, science, liberal arts and the humanities as part of the curriculum.
- If he had been a man of the left, he would be teaching that subject at some small liberal arts college for $70,000 a year.
Liberal, as distinct from servile or mechanical (i.e. involving manual labour) and originally referring to arts and sciences considered ‘worthy of a free man’; later the word related to general intellectual development rather than vocational training.
- US English dictionary
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