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release

re·lease

release

 
 
pronunciation:
rih lis
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part of speech: verb
inflections: released, releases, releasing
definition: to let something go free; to stop holding something.
They released the prisoners at the end of the war.She released her father's hand.
 
similar words:
deliver, discharge, dismiss, excuse, rescue, untie
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