Keywords: free (liberate), release, liberate, freedom, liberation

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. The state of being able to say and do what you want to. English = freedom. Formal English = liberty.
2. The act of setting a person or nation that has been in captivity free. English = liberation

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To be not restricted, controlled, or limited. English = (be) free.
2. Of a person or animal that has been in captivity, to set them free. English = release.
3. Of a person or nation that has been in captivity or ruled from afar. English = liberate.


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