What does liberation mean?

Definitions for liberation
ˌlɪb əˈreɪ ʃənlib·er·a·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. liberation, release, freeingnoun

    the act of liberating someone or something

  2. liberationnoun

    the attempt to achieve equal rights or status

    "she worked for women's liberation"

  3. dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sackingnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. liberationnoun

    The act of liberating or the state of being liberated.

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

  2. liberationnoun

    The process of striving to achieve equal rights and status.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Liberationnoun

    the act of liberating or the state of being liberated

    Etymology: [L. liberatio: cf. F. libration. Cf. Livraison.]

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.

Editors Contribution

  1. liberation

    The act and process of to liberate.

    The truth and forgiveness is a form of liberation.

    Submitted by MaryC on September 21, 2020  

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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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of liberation in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of liberation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of liberation in a Sentence

  1. President Juan Manuel Santos:

    We demand the liberation of Corporal Villar and of citizen Ramon Cabrales, if they (ELN) want to begin any type of negotiation they must liberate these hostages.

  2. Taner Akcam:

    We would have to accept that a significant number of our founding fathers participated in the genocide or became rich from pilfering. It's very difficult for any nation to declare its liberation heroes were murderers and thieves.

  3. Fannie Lou Hamer:

    Now, we've got to make some changes in this country, the changes we have to have in this country are going to be for the liberation of all people—because nobody's free until everybody's free.

  4. Rick Brennan:

    In the short term, you have the immediate threat of ISIS. But in the long term, the deeper threat is to Iraq’s ability to be free and independent of Iran, dependence on the Shia militias, who have sworn allegiance to the ayatollah, is a problem. The Popular Liberation Forces number about 70,000, including a core of 15,000 hardened fighters who most recently did battle at Tehran’s behest in Syria, where they fought Al Qaeda, ISIS and the Free Syrian Army, Rick Brennan said. Iraq may need their help now, but giving them an official role in the fight against ISIS could further entrench them as both a political and military force within Iraq, Rick Brennan said.

  5. Brett McGurk:

    The conditions are now being set for the liberation of Mosul.

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