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Meaning of liberation by Wiktionary Dictionary



    From French libération, from Latin liberatio ( “a freeing” ), from liberare past participle liberatus ( “set free” ); see liberate .


    • Rhymes: -eɪʃən


    liberation ( plural: liberations )

    1. The act of liberating or the state of being liberated .
    2. The process of striving to achieve equal rights and status .

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    • liberation in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
    • liberation in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Explanation of liberation by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. the act of liberating someone or something

    2. the termination of someone's employment ( leaving them free to depart )

    3. the attempt to achieve equal rights or status

    4. she worked for women's liberation