untrammeled

[ uhn-tram-uhld ]
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adjective
  1. without restraint or impediment; unhindered:The sermon called out reckless and untrammeled greed as the most serious spiritual problem in the country.

  2. not developed; untouched: Whether in urban pocket parks or distant untrammeled wilderness, being active outdoors restores and recharges us.

Origin of untrammeled

1
un-1 + trammeled
  • Also especially British, un·tram·melled .

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How to use untrammeled in a sentence

  • Part of the problem, politicos say, is Rove charting an untrammeled path for a political consultant.

    Is the Cult of Karl Rove Over? | David Freedlander | November 10, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • A strange life had been hers, and it had left her like some beautiful, untamed, wild bird—untrammeled by conventionalities.

    They Looked and Loved | Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
  • Oxford I was determined to make my home; and also to bear my future course utterly untrammeled by promises that I might repent.

  • In her pose was a certain savage grace, an untrammeled freedom which revealed the vigorous outlines of a well-proportioned figure.

    Under the Rose | Frederic Stewart Isham
  • untrammeled emotional expression no longer seemed an heroic necessity.

    The Beauty | Mrs. Wilson Woodrow