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[uhn-shak-uh l] /ʌnˈʃæk əl/
verb (used with object), unshackled, unshackling.
to free from shackles; unfetter.
to free from restraint, as conversation.
Origin of unshackle
1605-15; un-2 + shackle Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • My years abroad had taught me to unshackle myself from this sort of bond.
  • Now is the time to unshackle yourself from the yolk of creditors, they will be your brake.
  • It's our task to unshackle job creators from regulations and mandates, to enable them to grow, to flourish.
  • Her books unshackle us, toppling the statues of the pompous, demolishing the temples and commissariats of righteousness.

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