Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to untrammeled: rhapsodies


Not limited or restricted; unrestrained.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.untrammeled - not confined or limiteduntrammeled - not confined or limited; "the gift of a fresh eye and an untrammeled curiosity"- Russell Lord; "the untrammeled rush that the snows had shown in the first spring sun"- Farley Mowat
unlimited, limitless - having no limits in range or scope; "to start with a theory of unlimited freedom is to end up with unlimited despotism"- Philip Rahv; "the limitless reaches of outer space"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in classic literature ?
We were only to stay here a day and a night and take in coal; we consulted the guide-books and were rejoiced to know that there were no sights in Odessa to see; and so we had one good, untrammeled holyday on our hands, with nothing to do but idle about the city and enjoy ourselves.
Meriem loved them both and was grateful to them for all that they had done for her; but deep in her little heart surged the savage love of liberty that her years of untrammeled freedom in the jungle had made part and parcel of her being.
wonderful glorious creatures--animals, anything, a leopard, a horse-restless, eager, too much alive ever to be still, silken of muscle, each slightest movement a benediction of grace, every action wild, untrammeled, and over all spilling out that intense vitality, that sheen and luster of living light.
How could you?--with solid pavement under your feet, surrounded by kind neigh- bors ready to cheer you or to fall on you, stepping delicately between the butcher and the policeman, in the holy terror of scandal and gallows and lunatic asylums --how can you imagine what particular region of the first ages a man's untrammeled feet may take him into by the way of solitude--utter solitude without a police- man--by the way of silence, utter silence, where no warning voice of a kind neighbor can be heard whisper- ing of public opinion?
In place of the arbitrary "economism" of socialists and the free marketeers' faith in untrammeled economic growth, she envisions a human society modeled on interdependent self-regulating natural systems.
Gordon said: 'We must condemn in this Senate this practice because it is dangerous to the nation, it is graft and corruption, it is untrammeled greed.'
The dignity of the human person demands that the life history that closes in death is completely finalized with a fully human act of clear and full knowledge and unimpaired, untrammeled freedom.
The cost of untrammeled change being "crap" new housing that a noble Lord referred to in these terms on the BBC on the same day.
-- Facebook is launching a major redesign of its app and website built around letting people connect with groups that share their interests -- an attempt to shift its focus away from the untrammeled public sharing that has helped spread hate speech, extremism, misinformation and livestreamed video of massacres.
The three governments chose distinguished historians to launch the series, and then formally and publicly guaranteed them untrammeled access to the records and complete freedom to use their professional judgment in determining what merited publication.
The engineering units ensured the untrammeled movement of the military groups.
The army retaliated with untrammeled fury, burning villages, killing civilians and raping women.