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Synonyms for liberate
ˈlɪb əˌreɪtlib·er·ate

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. liberate

    To absolve, in the strict sense, is to set free from any bond. One may be absolved from a promise by a breach of faith on the part of one to whom the promise was made. To absolve from sins is formally to remit their condemnation and penalty, regarded as a bond upon the soul. "Almighty God ... pardoneth and absolveth all those who truly repent, and unfeignedly believe his holy Gospel." Book of Common Prayer, Declar. of Absol. To acquit of sin or crime is to free from the accusation of it, pronouncing one guiltless; the innocent are rightfully acquitted; the guilty may be mercifully absolved. Compare PARDON.

    Synonyms:
    absolve, acquit, clear, discharge, exculpate, exempt, exonerate, forgive, free, pardon, pardon, release, set free

    Antonyms:
    accuse, bind, charge, compel, condemn, convict, impeach, inculpate, obligate, oblige

    Preposition:
    One is absolved from (rarely of) a promise, a sin, etc.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emancipate, liberateverb

    give equal rights to; of women and minorities

    Synonyms:
    emancipate, loose, release, free, manumit, set free, unloosen, unloose

  2. free, liberate, release, unloose, unloosen, looseverb

    grant freedom to; free from confinement

    Synonyms:
    turn, unfreeze, unloose, expel, exhaust, let loose, release, resign, emancipate, unblock, loosen, publish, disembarrass, unloosen, put out, let go of, exempt, give up, relinquish, justify, absolve, unleash, relieve, secrete, rid, let go, dislodge, bring out, discharge, issue, free, relax, disengage, eject, set free, loose

  3. liberate, set freeverb

    grant freedom to

    "The students liberated their slaves upon graduating from the university"

    Synonyms:
    emancipate, loose, release, free, set free, unloosen, unloose

  4. release, free, liberateverb

    release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition

    Synonyms:
    turn, exempt, exhaust, absolve, unloose, relieve, emancipate, unloosen, unblock, justify, unfreeze, disembarrass, disengage, bring out, free, discharge, release, secrete, set free, put out, give up, loose, let go, let go of, resign, relinquish, publish, expel, rid, issue, eject, dislodge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. liberateverb

    Synonyms:
    release, free, emancipate, manumit, disinthrall, ransom, discharge, deliver, set free, set at liberty, let go, let loose, let out

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. liberateverb

    Synonyms:
    free

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How to use liberate in a sentence?

  1. Martin Coppola:

    Technology can liberate people from repetitive tasks, these jobs are not gone. We are believers in the talent we have in our house and we look to repurpose it into more fulfilling tasks.

  2. Sumner Redstone:

    I will soon be announcing legal steps to join with the Viacom Inc directors in our common cause to liberate my grandfather from Shari's clutches and protect my fellow trust beneficiaries and Sumner Redstone from her machinations.

  3. Carl Jung:

    We cannot change anything unless we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.

  4. President Juan Manuel Santos:

    We demand the liberation of Corporal Villar and of citizen Ramon Cabrales, if they (ELN) want to begin any type of negotiation they must liberate these hostages.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    After jumping out of your ego, you liberate your own, and you see the way towards the values of others.


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