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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “freedom”

freedom

noun     /ˈfriː.dəm/
[C or U] the condition or right of being able or allowed to do, say, think, etc. whatever you want to, without being controlled or limited
自由;不受限制;自主
I felt such a sense of freedom, up in the hills alone.
独自一人呆在山上,我感到非常自在。
Children are allowed much more freedom these days.
现在孩子们的自由大得多了。
[+ to infinitive] At university, you have the freedom to do what you want.
在大学里,你想做什么就可以做什么。
Everyone should be allowed freedom of choice (= the ability to make their own choices).
每个人都应享有自由选择的权利。
Freedom of speech and freedom of thought (= The ability to say and think whatever you want) were both denied under the dictatorship.
在独裁统治下,言论和思想的自由都被剥夺了。
They are campaigning for freedom of information (= for any information to be allowed to be given to anyone who wants it).
他们正在争取信息自由。
We demand freedom from injustice/persecution (= the condition of not having to suffer these things).
我们要求摆脱不公正的待遇/迫害。
→ Compare libertyHuman rightsFreedom to actOpportunity
[C] a right to act in the way you think you should
自由权利
Being able to vote as you want to is an important political/democratic freedom.
能够按自己的意愿投票是一项重要的政治/民主权利。
Freedom to actOpportunity Human rights
[U] the state of not being in prison
(不被监禁的)自由
They regained their freedom after ten years of unjust imprisonment.
他们含冤入狱10年后重获自由。
Freedom to actOpportunity
give sb the freedom of in Britain, to honour someone by giving them special rights in a particular city
(在英国)授予(某人)在(某城市)的特权
→ See also freemanShowing respect and admiration
(Definition of freedom noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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