Definition of Liberty Bell in English:

Share this entry

Liberty Bell

noun

A bell in Philadelphia first rung on July 8, 1776, to celebrate the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence. It bears the legend “Proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof” (Leviticus 25:10).

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Lib·er·ty Bell

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.