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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of unshackle.


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  • McLaren defines the 3-D universe as a space of continual unfolding, a liberation that unshackles us.

    Jason Derr: Seeing The Future In 3-D: Incarnation And The Sputnik Moment

  • As President Obama unshackles theleg irons of the Bush administration's failed MiddleEast policy with his moving speech to the Muslim world ~ Dick 'the natural state of man is war' Cheney squirms nervously in his seat increasingly aware that his politics of fear is becoming irrelevant in a world that seeks to cooperate and unite: Allen L Roland

    Memo To George W Bush / From Dick Cheney

  • Columbia buried Ali's 1963 poetry album after he changed his name and signed up with the Nation of Islam, while Smith's solo debut unshackles his elliptical ramblings from the constraints of the band he's fronted for 20 years.

    FallNet - the creeping nobodies

  • This dependence is absolute, despotic; but it unshackles as well.

    Joseph Brodsky - Nobel Lecture

  • The man at the windlass is stopped, unshackles the chain, and lets the anchor go with a buoy attached.

    Continental Monthly , Vol. 6, No. 1, July, 1864 Devoted to Literature and National Policy.

  • Emily is quartered, and she falls on Windy's neck, mighty nigh dislocating it, and he introduces me to Emily, and we shakes hands together, -- I means trunks, -- and then Windy unshackles her, and she follows us along just as gentle as a kitten to them freight-yards over on Tenth Avenue where her future travelling home is waiting for her.

    From Place to Place

  • Your prayer unshackles him and we will do no more than banish him from Paris.

    If I Were King

  • China unshackles yuan ahead of G20, rises most in 5 years - Business News

  • (That changes before the end of this month, when the new 3G version unshackles iPad owners from their Wi-Fi confines.)

    NYT > Technology

  • China unshackles yuan ahead of G20, rises most in 5 years photo: Creative Commons/livinginchina4now - Business News


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