no strings attached
Without conditions or restrictions, as in They give each of the children $10,000 a year with no strings attached. This expression dates from the mid-1900s, although string in the sense of “a limitation” has been used since the late 1800s.
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Or has the see and hear and speak-no-evil stance of the Republican House persuaded him that he is in the clear?
These days, plenty of women are turning to online sites for no-frills male companionship.Career-Minded Women Turn to Male Escorts For No-Strings Fun and (Maybe) Sex|Aurora Snow|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Riffing off the slogan “Now Everyone Can Fly,” the carrier offered no-frills flights that were both cheap and plentiful.The Presumed Crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Is Nothing Like MH370|Lennox Samuels|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is hard to feel attached to where you are if you are always thinking of where you have been or where you are going.
And why would its ostensible spokesperson refuse to answer yes/no questions about them?How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline|Jay Michaelson|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
My No. 4239 addressed to Maxwell and repeated to you was sent before receiving your telegram under reply.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
This takes at first the crude device of a couple of vertical lines attached to the head (see Fig. 4).Children's Ways|James Sully
In shape it is curved, like those things for candles attached to upright pianos, but with a weighted foot to hold it firm.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
If the capital letter S were cut into two parts, and the bottom half attached to the top half, it would make a nought .Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)