emancipated

[ih-man-suh-pey-tid]
adjective
  1. not constrained or restricted by custom, tradition, superstition, etc.: a modern, emancipated woman.
  2. freed, as from slavery or bondage.

Origin of emancipated

First recorded in 1720–30; emancipate + -ed2
Related formsun·e·man·ci·pat·ed, adjective
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Word Origin and History for unemancipated
adj.

1775, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of emancipate.

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