Definition of liberate:
manumit, rid, relinquish, unfreeze, let go of, expel, turn, issue, give up, analyze, publish, loosen, eject, free, extract, purify, put out, unblock, bring out, relax, disembarrass, release, loose, set free, unloose, resign, unloosen, justify, sublimate, separate, exhaust, let go, secrete, spring, dislodge.
- acquit (part of speech: verb)
- free (part of speech: verb)
- liberate (part of speech: verb)
- dismiss (part of speech: verb)
This unfortunately lacked a lid; to procure which I was obliged, in the first place, to liberate a carpenter who had been imprisoned for a small debt; secondly, to advance money for the purchase of a board and the redemption of his tools out of pawn; and even then the work, when it was begun, was several times broken off because previous claims of violent creditors had to be discharged by labor.- "The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes", Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes.
Hoggs, who had once before held the office he was now striving for, it was asserted, had solemnly promised to pardon all the murderers, liberate all the burglars, reward all the assassins, and present all the shoulder hitters with an official certificate of good moral character, which should also testify to their valuable and highly commendable exertions in the public behalf.- "Doesticks, What He Says", Q. K. Philander Doesticks.
- "The Testing of Diana Mallory", Mrs. Humphry Ward.