What does liberate mean?

Definitions for liberate
ˈlɪb əˌreɪtlib·er·ate

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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


  1. liberate(Verb)

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

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

  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.

    Etymology: 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

Editors Contribution

  1. liberate

    To create fairness, justness, truth, the universes truth, knowing or understanding.

    Truth, justice and understanding liberates our soul.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 20, 2020  
  2. liberate

    To create freedom.

    They did liberate the truth to ensure their wedding went ahead as they loved each other with their heart and soul.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 24, 2020  

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  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

Examples of liberate in a Sentence

  1. Martin Coppola:

    Technology can liberate people from repetitive tasks, these jobs are not gone. We are believers in the talent we have in our house and we look to repurpose it into more fulfilling tasks.

  2. Steven Palazzo:

    I believe people recognize that we faced a determined enemy and tough terrain. We were asked to liberate Kuwait and we did just that. It was a historic victory that involved an unprecedented coalition. The men and women who fought in the Gulf deserve recognition and thanks for their sacrifice.

  3. Sumner Redstone:

    I will soon be announcing legal steps to join with the Viacom Inc directors in our common cause to liberate my grandfather from Shari's clutches and protect my fellow trust beneficiaries and Sumner Redstone from her machinations.

  4. Yasser Abdul Rahim:

    The big battle of Aleppo you can say has started in its preparatory phases, there is a decisive final blow coming that will expel the regime from Aleppo and to liberate the city completely.

  5. Shorsh Hassan:

    We will continue cleansing one village after another, and after that, we will continue to liberate all of Rojava and all Syrian soil from this terrorist organization Daesh, this is the promise we have made to ourselves and to the Kurdish and Syrian people.

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