What does liberation mean?

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

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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)


  1. liberation(Noun)

    The act of liberating or the state of being liberated.

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

  2. liberation(Noun)

    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. Liberation(noun)

    the act of liberating or the state of being liberated

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


  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

How to pronounce liberation?

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How to say liberation in sign language?

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  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. The Norwegian:

    To cross the line and see my time in green was a liberation. Winning on the last day to take the cup is just beyond words, i didn't know Hannes's time and my coach did not say a word. But I had not planned to adapt to Hannes's time anyway. It might have looked easy from the outside but I never had that much pressure.

  2. Thembinkosi Ngcobo:

    There is about 80 years, 90 years of the whole liberation struggle history that we lost because these songs were never kept.

  3. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    These former concentration camps have come into public focus in recent weeks with the passing of the 70th anniversaries of the liberation of one camp after another, there were unfathomable horrors everywhere.

  4. Jolly Mutesi:

    Today as a young generation,It’s our duty to consolidate liberation achievements for a sustainable economic development “.

  5. Patrik Riklin:

    The room without a wall and roof also shows a kind of liberation. There is probably no other place to enjoy a better ventilated room than this during summer in Switzerland.

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