Definition of Liberation

1. Noun. The act of liberating someone or something.




2. Noun. The attempt to achieve equal rights or status. "She worked for women's liberation"
Generic synonyms: Attempt, Effort, Endeavor, Endeavour, Try
Derivative terms: Liberate, Liberate

3. Noun. The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart).

Definition of Liberation

1. n. The act of liberating or the state of being liberated.

Definition of Liberation

1. Noun. The act of liberating or the state of being liberated. ¹

2. Noun. The process of striving to achieve equal rights and status. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Liberation

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Medical Definition of Liberation

1. The act of liberating or the state of being liberated. "This mode of analysis requires perfect liberation from all prejudged system." (Pownall) Origin: L. Liberatio: cf. F. Liberation. Cf. Livraison. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Liberation

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liberals
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liberates
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liberatingly
liberation (current term)
liberationist
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liberia
liberin
liberins
liberite
libero
liberomotor
liberos

Literary usage of Liberation

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1. The Spirit of Russia: Studies in History, Literature and Philosophy by Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (1919)
"THE favourable results of the liberation of the peasantry were not immediately apparent ... Both for lord and for peasant, liberation was effected without ..."

2. Juvenile Offenders by William Douglas Morrison (1897)
"The fundamental defect of all punitive measures which ultimately terminate in the liberation of the delinquent is that they are in the main intimidatory. ..."

3. Readings in European History: A Collection of Extracts from the Sources by James Harvey Robinson (1906)
"THE GERMAN WAR OF liberation By the middle of March, 1813, the timid king of Prussia, encouraged by Napoleon's defeat in Russia, finally decided to throw ..."

4. The Practice of Silviculture: With Particular Reference to Its Application by Ralph Chipman Hawley (1921)
"liberation Cuttings. — Cuttings made in immature stands for the purpose of ... liberation cuttings are made during the same period in the life of the stand ..."

5. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke (1812)
"Motion h/Sir Francis for the liberation of John Ga!e~ Jones. ... on the Day of hi- liberation from the Tower —Sir Francis ..."

6. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... During the War of liberation of 1813-14 and 1815 the Prussian ... and also for the liberation of Germany about which the kings had not concerned ..."

7. The Life of Gouverneur Morris: With Selections from His Correspondence and by Jared Sparks (1832)
"WHILE at Vienna, Mr Morris made it a special object of his efforts to procure the liberation of Lafayette^ then at Olmutz. He was prompted to this by many ..."

8. The Principles of Sociology by Edward Alsworth Ross (1920)
"XXX VU Decline of Fighting Loosens tbe Grip of the State The State Exists for Individual Not the Individual for tbe State CHAPTER XXXVII liberation UNDER ..."

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