Synonyms and Antonyms of liberty
1 the power, right, or opportunity to choose <he doesn't want to go to the sales conference, but he doesn't have that liberty> Synonyms alternative, discretion, druthers [dialect], election, choice, option, pick, preference, selection, volition, wayRelated Words determination, free will, will; say, voice, vote; inclination, liking, partiality, penchant, predilection, proclivity, propensity, tendency; discernment, judgment (or judgement), perspicacityNear Antonyms coercion, duress, force; duty, obligation; Hobson's choice
2 the state of being free from the control or power of another <the hope that the country's first-ever elections will usher in a new era of liberty and respect for the rule of law> Synonyms autonomy, independence, independency, freedom, self-determination, self-governance, self-government, sovereignty (also sovranty)Related Words emancipation, enfranchisement, liberation, manumission, releaseNear Antonyms captivity, enchainment, enslavement, immurement, imprisonment, incarceration, internment, subjugationAntonyms dependence (also dependance), heteronomy, subjection, unfreedom
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