free (someone or oneself) from (someone or something)

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free (someone or oneself) from (someone or something)

To loose or release someone or oneself from something. Good luck freeing yourself from student loan debt. Oh boy, one of the kids must have freed the dog from her cage. Can you believe that girl was able to free herself from her kidnapper?
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free someone or something from someone or something

to release or unburden someone or something from someone or something. We freed the raccoon from the trap. Max tried to free himself from the police officer. The dog tried to free itself from the dogcatcher.
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Smith further shared she finally freed herself from the wristbands connecting her to the mental ward last March 11 as she goes through her healing.
The terrified victim freed herself from the leads before running from her attacker.
Eve Dallas is a formidable police lieutenant who freed herself from a horrific childhood at the age of eight by killing her father.
Police quoted her as saying that after the car plunged into the water, she freed herself from the vehicle and waited for Miki to leave the scene before fleeing to a nearby home and seeking help.
Horrified motorists watched helplessly as she freed herself from the wrecked car and paused briefly before plunging 100ft into the river.
It was also the year singular sensation Carol Channing freed herself from Lorelei Lee and "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend," getting a new theme song in Hello, Dolly!