unbeholden

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adjective un·be·hold·en \ˌən-bi-ˈhōl-dən, -bē-\

Definition of unbeholden

  1. :  not having an obligation to someone :  not indebted or beholden In our age, for the first time, they could gain power themselves, unbeholden to tribal leaders for support. — Ernest Gellner

First Known Use of unbeholden

1674


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