What is elbow room?

  • (noun): Space for movement.
    Example: "Hardly enough elbow room to turn around"
    Synonyms: room, way

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Elbow Room (book)
... Elbow Room The Varieties of Free Will Worth Wanting (1984) is a book by the American philosopher Daniel Dennett, which discusses the philosophical ... The title, Elbow Room, is a reference to the question are we deterministic machines with no real freedom of action or do we in fact have some elbow room, some real choice in our behavior? ...

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