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1. The act of delivering or the condition of being delivered.
2. Rescue from bondage or danger.
3. A publicly expressed opinion or judgment, such as the verdict of a jury.
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1. a formal pronouncement or expression of opinion
2. rescue from moral corruption or evil; salvation
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de•liv•er•ance(dɪˈlɪv ər əns)
1. an act or instance of delivering.
4. a thought or judgment expressed; a formal or authoritative pronouncement.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Old French]
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|Noun||1.||deliverance - recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"|
lifesaving - saving the lives of drowning persons; "he took a course in lifesaving"
reclamation, reformation - rescuing from error and returning to a rightful course; "the reclamation of delinquent children"
salvage - the act of rescuing a ship or its crew or its cargo from a shipwreck or a fire
salvage - the act of saving goods or property that were in danger of damage or destruction
salvation - saving someone or something from harm or from an unpleasant situation; "the salvation of his party was the president's major concern"
search and rescue mission - a rescue mission to search for survivors and to rescue them
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noun (Literary) release, rescue, liberation, salvation, redemption, ransom, emancipation their sudden deliverance from war
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
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deliverance[dɪˈlɪvərəns] N (poet) → liberación f (from de)
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
deliverance[dɪˈlɪvərəns] n (= liberation) → délivrance f, libération f
after his deliverance, he ... → après avoir été délivré, il ..., après avoir été libéré, il ...
after his deliverance from the threat of physical violence → après avoir été délivré de la menace de violence physique
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n (liter) → Befreiung f → (from von), Erlösung f → (from von)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
deliverance[dɪˈlɪv/ər/əns] n (old) → liberazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995