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unfetter

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verb un·fet·ter \-ˈfe-tər\

Definition of unfetter

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to free from fetters <unfetter a prisoner>

  3. 2 :  emancipate, liberate <unfetter the mind from prejudice>



Examples of unfetter

  1. <authorities eventually unfettered the menagerie of wild animals that had been kept illegally as pets>



14th Century

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14th century


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