English - Etymology
English - Noun
- The condition of being free from control or restrictions.
- The condition of being free from imprisonment, slavery or forced labour.
- The condition of being free to act, believe or express oneself as one chooses.
- Freedom from excessive government control.
- A short period when a sailor is allowed ashore.
- A breach of social convention (often liberties).
- A local government unit in medieval England – see liberty.