One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the struggle for American independence’
self-government, self-rule, home rule, self-legislation, self-determination, sovereignty, autonomy, non-alignment, freedom, liberty
2‘one disadvantage of marriage is the individual's lack of independence’
self-sufficiency, self-reliance, self-support, self-sustenance, self-standing
3‘you must be able to rely on an adviser's independence’
impartiality, neutrality, disinterest, disinterestedness, uninvolvement, detachment, dispassionateness, lack of bias, lack of prejudice, objectivity, open-mindedness, even-handedness, fairness, fair-mindedness, justice
4‘there is a tendency for select committees to show some greater independence of spirit’
individualism, unconventionality, unorthodoxy
freedom, liberation, boldness, unconstraint, lack of constraint, lack of restraint
indiscipline, unruliness, wilfulness, contrariness
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