Definition of

Liberation

  1. (noun, act) the act of liberating someone or something
  2. (noun, act) the attempt to achieve equal rights or status
  3. (noun, act) the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

via WordNet, Princeton University

Origin of the word Liberation

  1. mid-15c.; see liberate. liberation theology (1969) translates Sp. teologia de la liberaci?n, coined 1968 by Peruvian priest Gustavo Guti?rrez. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Liberation

laparotomy, levorotation, libertine, library routine, libration, lipoprotein

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