from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Unlimited freedom to act or make decisions: gave me free rein to reorganize the department.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. loose rein, as of a horse
  • n. the absence of constraints; freedom to make decisions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the removal of constraints


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