Meaning of “liberation” in the English Dictionary


"liberation" in English

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liberationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌlɪb.ərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌlɪb.əˈreɪ.ʃən/

C1 an occasion when something or someone is released or made free:

the liberation of France from Nazi occupation
Leaving school was such a liberation for me.

used to refer to activities connected with removing the disadvantages experienced by particular groups within society:

the women's liberation (informal lib) movement
animal liberation organizations

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(Definition of “liberation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)