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lib·er·a·tion

 (lĭb′ə-rā′shən)
n.
1. The act of liberating or the state of being liberated.
2. The act or process of trying to achieve equal rights and status.

lib′er·a′tion·ist n.
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liberation

(ˌlɪbəˈreɪʃən)
n
1. a liberating or being liberated
2. (Sociology) the seeking of equal status or just treatment for or on behalf of any group believed to be discriminated against: women's liberation; animal liberation.
ˌliberˈationist n, adj
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lib•er•a•tion

(ˌlɪb əˈreɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of liberating or the state of being liberated.
2. the gaining of equal rights or full social or economic opportunities for a particular group: gay liberation.
3. the gaining of protection from abuse or exploitation: animal liberation; children's liberation.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Latin]
lib`er•a′tion•ist, n., adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liberation - the act of liberating someone or somethingliberation - the act of liberating someone or something
accomplishment, achievement - the action of accomplishing something
jail delivery - the use of force to liberate prisoners
deregulating, deregulation - the act of freeing from regulation (especially from governmental regulations)
relief - the act of freeing a city or town that has been besieged; "he asked for troops for the relief of Atlanta"
disentanglement, extrication, unsnarling, untangling - the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
emancipation - freeing someone from the control of another; especially a parent's relinquishing authority and control over a minor child
clearing - the act of freeing from suspicion
manumission - the formal act of freeing from slavery; "he believed in the manumission of the slaves"
parole - (law) a conditional release from imprisonment that entitles the person to serve the remainder of the sentence outside the prison as long as the terms of release are complied with
probation - (law) a way of dealing with offenders without imprisoning them; a defendant found guilty of a crime is released by the court without imprisonment subject to conditions imposed by the court; "probation is part of the sentencing process"
2.liberation - the attempt to achieve equal rights or status; "she worked for women's liberation"
attempt, effort, try, endeavor, endeavour - earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"
3.liberation - the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
superannuation - the act of discharging someone because of age (especially to cause someone to retire from service on a pension)
ending, termination, conclusion - the act of ending something; "the termination of the agreement"
conge, congee - an abrupt and unceremonious dismissal
removal - dismissal from office
deactivation, inactivation - breaking up a military unit (by transfers or discharges)
honorable discharge - a discharge from the armed forces with a commendable record
dishonorable discharge - a discharge from the armed forces for a grave offense (as sabotage or espionage or cowardice or murder)
Section Eight - a discharge from the US Army based on unfitness or character traits deemed undesirable
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liberation

noun
The state of not being in confinement or servitude:
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Translations
تَحْريرتَـحْرِيرٌ
osvobození
befrielse
vapautus
oslobođenje
megszabadítás
frelsun
解放
해방
osvoboditev
frigörelse
การปลดปล่อยให้เป็นอิสระ
sự giải phóng

liberation

[ˌlɪbəˈreɪʃən]
A. Nliberación f
B. CPD liberation theology Nteología f de la liberación
Women's Liberation Movement Nmovimiento m de liberación de la mujer
see also Lib
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

liberation

[ˌlɪbəˈreɪʃən] n
[country] → libération f
wars of national liberation → guerres de libération nationale
[disadvantaged group] → libération fliberation theology nthéologie f de la libération
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liberation

nBefreiung f; (of gases)Freisetzung f
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liberation

[ˌlɪbəˈreɪʃn] nliberazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

liberate

(ˈlibəreit) verb
to set free. The prisoners were liberated by the new government.
libeˈration noun
ˈliberator noun
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liberation

تَـحْرِيرٌ osvobození befrielse Befreiung απελευθέρωση liberación vapautus libération oslobođenje liberazione 解放 해방 bevrijding frigjøring wyzwolenie liberação освобождение frigörelse การปลดปล่อยให้เป็นอิสระ önyargılardan arındırma sự giải phóng 解放
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

liberation

n. liberación.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
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