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liberate

Synonyms of liberate in English:

verb

  • 1 they liberated the prisoners
    set free, free, release, let out, let go, set/let loose, save, rescue;
    [Antonyms] imprison, enslave
  • 2 he liberated a trinket from her jewelry box
    steal, take
    informal swipe, nab, pinch, borrow
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