What does the word liberate mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Liberator.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To set free; release from bondage.

Usage examples for liberate

  1. One by one we can liberate the planets of the Union in the same way. – The Instant of Now by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  2. While my postillion was endeavouring, by mighty efforts, with a heavy stone, to turn the handle of the door, and thus liberate me from my cage, I perceived that the host came forward and said something to him- on replying, to which, he ceased his endeavours to open the door, and looked vacantly about him. – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  3. And to liberate the will by satisfying the intellect is work of what alone is properly called apologetic. – The Faith of the Millions (2nd series) by George Tyrrell