Origin of liberation
Examples from the Web for liberation
Clearly the liberation of Gross took place in the context of what might be called a “grand bargain.”Obama Realizes What 10 Presidents Didn’t: Isolating Cuba Doesn’t Work|Christopher Dickey|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His deficiencies and self-doubts, amid his epochal mission of liberation, are precisely what make him interesting.
Edmond began the inventory of looted objects after the liberation and before Paul returned to France.My Grandfather's War: Recovering the Art the Nazis Stole|Anne Sinclair|October 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But for many Muslim women, religion is seen as a source of liberation rather than a source of oppression.Twin visions of Islamic Feminism Split Muslim Community|Shaheen Pasha|September 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Another thing, I would stop the women's [liberation] movement.What Joan Rivers Said She Would Do If She Were Dictator of America|Asawin Suebsaeng|September 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Finally your country, that was so successful in its liberation, will understand us completely, and sweep Spain over the sea.The Bright Shawl|Joseph Hergesheimer
Since the wars of liberation Germany had been very reserved in her attitude towards the French.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
The fact was that Leon was asking himself whether he could undertake the liberation of the maidens.The Smuggler Chief|Gustave Aimard
I told you in my last how warmly he had taken up Mrs. D.'s cause, and how mainly instrumental was he in her liberation.The Dodd Family Abroad, Vol. II.(of II)|Charles James Lever
If so, it was in the year of his liberation that he wrote a tract entitled Compendium theologiae; for that was written in 1292.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
British Dictionary definitions for liberation
Word Origin and History for liberation
early 15c., from Middle French libération and directly from Latin liberationem (nominative liberatio) "a setting or becoming free," noun of action from past participle stem of liberare "set free" (see liberate). Liberation theology (1969) translates Spanish teologia de la liberación, coined 1968 by Peruvian priest Gustavo Gutiérrez.