Well…

captivity, slavery, enslavement, bondage, limitation, restraint, imprisonment, entrapment, suppression…

There are many to choose from. If you’re looking for a very clear opposite (like light/dark, in/out) and don’t find one, it’s because tangible pairs are much easier to define as dichotomies. It’s much more difficult to do with intangible concepts, which exist in degrees and complex relationships and resist overly simplified linguistic categorization into clear opposites. (For example, what’s the opposite of love? Hate, or loneliness?)

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