What does liberate mean?

Definitions for liberateˈlɪb əˌreɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word liberate.

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

Wiktionary

  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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of liberate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of liberate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. C. G. Jung:

    We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.

  2. Carl Jung:

    We cannot change anything unless we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.

  3. Barbara M. White:

    The basic purpose of a liberal arts education is to liberate the human being to exercise his or her potential to the fullest.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Do speak positively. For, you can liberate yourself by speaking like that. Contrariwise, you can enslave yourself by speaking negatively.

  5. Asaib Ahl al-Haq:

    Their involvement is potentially harmful to the operation, we led the fight to liberate al-Dawr, to liberate al-Alam, and we are capable of liberating Tikrit without the help of American forces.

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