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Freedom vs. Autonomy: Know the Difference

Freedom vs. Autonomy

Freedom and Autonomy Definitions

Freedom

The condition of not being in prison or captivity
Gave the prisoners their freedom.

Autonomy

The condition or quality of being autonomous; independence.

Freedom

The condition of being free of restraints, especially the ability to act without control or interference by another or by circumstance
In retirement they finally got the freedom to travel.

Autonomy

Self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination.

Freedom

The condition of not being controlled by another nation or political power; political independence.
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Autonomy

Self-government with respect to local or internal affairs
Granted autonomy to a national minority.

Freedom

The condition of not being subject to a despotic or oppressive power; civil liberty.

Autonomy

A self-governing state, community, or group.

Freedom

The condition of not being constrained or restricted in a specific aspect of life by a government or other power
Freedom of assembly.

Autonomy

(uncountable) The right or condition of self-government; freedom to act or function independently.
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Freedom

The condition of not being a slave.

Autonomy

A self-governing country or region.

Freedom

The condition of not being affected or restricted by a given circumstance or condition
Freedom from want.

Autonomy

The capacity to make an informed, uncoerced decision.

Freedom

The condition of not being bound by established conventions or rules
The new style of painting gave artists new freedoms.
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Autonomy

The capacity of a system to make a decision about its actions without the involvement of another system or operator.

Freedom

The capacity to act by choice rather than by determination, as from fate or a deity; free will
We have the freedom to do as we please all afternoon.

Autonomy

The status of a church whose highest-ranking bishop is appointed by the patriarch of the mother church, but which is self-governing in all other respects. Compare autocephaly.

Freedom

The right to unrestricted use; full access
Was given the freedom of their research facilities.

Autonomy

The power or right of self-government; self-government, or political independence, of a city or a state.

Freedom

Ease or facility of movement
Loose sports clothing, giving the wearer freedom.

Autonomy

The sovereignty of reason in the sphere of morals; or man's power, as possessed of reason, to give law to himself. In this, according to Kant, consist the true nature and only possible proof of liberty.

Freedom

(Archaic) Boldness in behavior; lack of modesty or reserve.

Autonomy

Immunity from arbitrary exercise of authority: political independence

Freedom

(uncountable) The state of being free, of not being imprisoned or enslaved.
Having recently been released from prison, he didn't know what to do with his newfound freedom.

Autonomy

Personal independence

Freedom

(countable) The lack of a specific constraint, or of constraints in general; a state of being free, unconstrained.
Freedom of speech is a basic democratic value.
People in our city enjoy many freedoms.
Every child has a right to freedom from fear and freedom from want.

Freedom

The right or privilege of unrestricted use or access
Freedom of a city

Freedom

Frankness; openness; unreservedness.

Freedom

Improper familiarity; violation of the rules of decorum.

Freedom

The state of being free; exemption from the power and control of another; liberty; independence.
Made captive, yet deserving freedom more.

Freedom

Privileges; franchises; immunities.
Your charter and your caty's freedom.

Freedom

Exemption from necessity, in choise and action; as, the freedom of the will.

Freedom

Ease; facility; as, he speaks or acts with freedom.

Freedom

Frankness; openness; unreservedness.
I emboldened spake and freedom used.

Freedom

Improper familiarity; violation of the rules of decorum; license.

Freedom

Generosity; liberality.

Freedom

The condition of being free; the power to act or speak or think without externally imposed restraints

Freedom

Immunity from an obligation or duty

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