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  1. not confined in a cage.
  2. free or set free from confinement or restraint: the uncaged spirit of a freethinker.
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Origin of uncaged

1725–35; un-1 + cage + -ed2 for def 1; uncage + -ed2 for def 2


verb (used with object), un·caged, un·cag·ing.
  1. to set free from or as if from a cage; free from confinement or restraint.
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Origin of uncage

First recorded in 1610–20; un-2 + cage
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Related Words

relaxed, sloppy, lax, easy, baggy, detached, parole, rescue, pardon, clear, relieve, extricate, acquit, release, discharge, dismiss, save, limp, hanging, escaped

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  1. at liberty
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