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verb [transitive] liberate pronunciation in British English /ˈlɪbəreɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyliberate
he/she/itliberates
present participleliberating
past tenseliberated
past participleliberated
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    to give someone the freedom to do what they want, for example by taking them out of a situation in which their behaviour is controlled
    People thought technology had the power to liberate them from hard work.

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liberation

 liberate pronunciation in British English /ˌlɪbəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

liberator

noun [countable]
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pluralliberators

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