verb (used with object), unshackled, unshackling.
to free from shackles; unfetter.
to free from restraint, as conversation.

1605–15; un-2 + shackle

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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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