(the) four freedoms


Definitions of (the) four freedoms


(EU LAW) the free movement of goods, services, capital and labour

We believe their actions are violating one of the four fundamental freedoms of the internal market: the freedom to provide services.


(US) freedom of speech and expression, freedom of worship, freedom from want (=needing something but not being able to have it), and freedom from fear

There will be a reading from the 'Four Freedoms', a speech delivered in 1941 by Franklin Delano Roosevelt.