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liberate

lib·er·ate

liberate

 
pronunciation:
lI b reIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: liberated, liberates, liberating
definition: to free or let out.
We liberated the hawk from its cage.
synonyms:
deliver, emancipate, free, release
antonyms:
imprison, seize, take
similar words:
acquit, loose, ransom, relieve, rescue, untie
derivations: liberation (n.), liberator (n.)
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