Learner's definition of FREEDOM
1 [noncount] : the state of being free: such asa : the power to do what you want to do: the ability to move or act freely
b : the state of not being a slave, prisoner, etc. c : the state of not having or being affected by something unpleasant, painful, or unwanted— + from d : the right to use something or go somewhere without being controlled
He thinks children these days have too much freedom.
She has the freedom to do as she likes.
freedom of choice
freedom of speech/expression [=the right to express your opinions freely]
freedom of the press [=the right to publish books, newspapers, etc., without being controlled by the government]
2 [count] : a political right
an important freedom
basic human freedoms