Definition of untrammeled in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənˈtraməld/
(British also untrammelled)


Not deprived of freedom of action or expression; not restricted or hampered: a mind untrammeled by convention
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  • ASEAN's embrace of information and communications technology obviously requires individual creativity, freedom of expression and untrammeled communications.
  • But there is a still better guide to their behaviour: there is one area where they get to exercise untrammelled power, free from any opposition constraints, and behave exactly as they like.
  • India has lived with terrorism long enough to know that only an untrammelled expression of the popular will is the best antidote to terror.

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Syllabification: un·tram·meled

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