noun, plural lib·er·ties.
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Idioms for liberty
- free from captivity or restraint.
- unemployed; out of work.
- free to do or be as specified: You are at liberty to leave at any time during the meeting.
Origin of liberty
synonym study for liberty
Words nearby liberty
Definition for liberty (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for liberty
As the public school we are not at liberty to provide that information.The Learning Curve: San Diego Unified Is Terrified of Kids Opting Out|Will Huntsberry|September 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Women and men who believed so fiercely in the promise of equality, liberty, and justice for all.
The pandemic has accelerated this attrition of individual liberties.
The challenge has always been to balance our national security needs while protecting civil liberties.Congressional Dems: New Surveillance Bill Strikes Right Balance|Jesse Marx|June 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Minority groups have, for the most part, gone along with restrictions on their liberty for the sake of the health of all.
At this point Marvin gives his Liberty Valance smile, the kind that makes you wish you could disintegrate in front of him.
Finally, Van Cleef and Martin realize Liberty is going too far.
The first day of Liberty, I was hanging around waiting for Ford to come in.
But Liberty is always dipping his shoulder, whirling around.
We are looking forward to working closely with this champion of liberty.Vaclav Klaus, Libertarian Hero, Has His Wings Clipped by Cato Institute|James Kirchick|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Whether advocates and orators had liberty to plead in causes, manifestly known to be unjust, vexatious, or oppressive?Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
He worketh under correction, and seeketh to rest: let his hands be idle, and he seeketh liberty.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
It is a further refinement when the staunch little lover of liberty sets about "easing" the pressure of commands.Children's Ways|James Sully
He walked on, and thought of the rapt liberty of the soul in the sweet serenities of beautiful solitude.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
"And the first thing you did with your liberty was to come to Europe," said Miss Thangue, with a sympathetic smile.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
British Dictionary definitions for liberty
noun plural -ties
- authorized leave granted to a sailor
- (as modifier)liberty man; liberty boat
Word Origin for liberty
Idioms and Phrases with liberty
see at liberty; take the liberty of.