freedom of speech/expression

Definition of freedom of speech/expression

  1. :  the right to express one's opinions freely

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the quality or state of being free: such as

    :  the absence of necessity, coercion, or constraint in choice or action

    :  liberation from slavery or restraint or from the power of another :  independence

  1. :  the communication or expression of thoughts in spoken words

    :  exchange of spoken words :  conversation

    :  something that is spoken :  utterance

  1. :  an act, process, or instance of representing in a medium (as words) :  utterance

    :  something that manifests, embodies, or symbolizes something else

    :  a significant word or phrase

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capable of being understood in two ways

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