Definitions for liberateˈlɪb əˌreɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emancipate, liberate(verb)

    give equal rights to; of women and minorities

  2. free, liberate, release, unloose, unloosen, loose(verb)

    grant freedom to; free from confinement

  3. liberate, set free(verb)

    grant freedom to

    "The students liberated their slaves upon graduating from the university"

  4. release, free, liberate(verb)

    release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition

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  1. liberate(Verb)

    to free; to release from restraint or bondage; to set at liberty; to manumit; to disengage

  2. liberate(Verb)

    to steal or abscond with (something)

    The neighbor's garden gnome is so ugly, I'm tempted to liberate it for them.

  3. Origin: From liberatus, past participle of liberare, from liber; see liberal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Liberate(adj)

    to release from restraint or bondage; to set at liberty; to free; to manumit; to disengage; as, to liberate a slave or prisoner; to liberate the mind from prejudice; to liberate gases


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