Definitions for Liberationˌlɪb əˈreɪ ʃən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lib•er•a•tionˌlɪb əˈreɪ ʃən(n.)

  1. the act of liberating or the state of being liberated.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. the gaining of equal rights or full social or economic opportunities for a particular group:

    gay liberation.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Sociology

  3. the gaining of protection from abuse or exploitation:

    animal liberation; children's liberation.

Origin of liberation:

1400–50; late ME < L

lib`er•a′tion•ist(n.; adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. liberation, release, freeing(noun)

    the act of liberating someone or something

  2. liberation(noun)

    the attempt to achieve equal rights or status

    "she worked for women's liberation"

  3. dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking(noun)

    the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

Wiktionary

  1. liberation(Noun)

    The act of liberating or the state of being liberated.

  2. liberation(Noun)

    The process of striving to achieve equal rights and status.

  3. Origin: From libération, from liberatio, from liberare past participle liberatus; see liberate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Liberation(noun)

    the act of liberating or the state of being liberated

Freebase

  1. Liberation

    Liberation is a collaboration between Talib Kweli and Madlib. It was made available as a free download from Stones Throw's Rappcats website, and Kweli and Madlib's MySpace pages for the first week of 2007, beginning New Year's Eve 2007. It was removed about a week later. One cover for the album is an adaptation of a piece by guerrilla artist Banksy, and an alternative cover is a collage of Talib Kweli, a dollar sign, and the Statue of Liberty.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Liberation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4814

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Liberation' in Nouns Frequency: #2009


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