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Definición de “freedom” en inglés


noun     /ˈfriː.dəm/
B2 [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 : I felt such a sense of freedom, up in the hills alone . Children are allowed much more freedom these days . [+ to infinitive] At university , you have the freedom to do what you want . Everyone should be allowed freedom of choice (= the ability to make their own choices ). Freedom of speech and freedom of thought (= the ability to say and think whatever you want ) were both denied under the dictatorship . They are campaigning for freedom of information (= for any information to be allowed to be given to anyone who wants it). We demand freedom from injustice / persecution (= the condition of not having to suffer these things). → Compare libertyHuman rightsFreedom to actOpportunity [C] a right to act in the way you think you should: Being able to vote as you want to is an important political / democratic freedom.Freedom to actOpportunity Human rights [U] the state of not being in prison : They regained their freedom after ten years of unjust imprisonment .Freedom to actOpportunity give sb the freedom of to honour someone by giving them special rights in a particular city → See also freemanShowing respect and admiration
(Definition of freedom noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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