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Inglés americano: /rəˈlis/
Inglés británico: /rɪˈliːs/

Traducción de release en español:

transitive verb

  • 1 1.1
    poner en libertad
    he was released on bail
    lo pusieron en libertad bajo fianza
    the animals will be released back into the wild
    los animales serán devueltos a la naturaleza
    to release somebody from somethingshe was released from jail
    fue puesta en libertad
    salió de la cárcel
    fue excarcelada [formal]
    she released him from his promise
    lo eximió de cumplir con su promesa
    they released him from the contract
    le condonaron las obligaciones emanadas del contrato [formal]
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He releases himself and falls free of the burning aircraft.
    • But questions remain about whether the big cat escaped or was somehow released.
    • On August 10, 1974, he was expecting to be given the news that he was to be released from solitary confinement.
    1.2 (unleash) the ban released a flood of protest
    la prohibición desató una oleada de protestas
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He shifted the lever into neutral and released the hand brake, then cranked the steering wheel as far to the right as he could.
    • All it takes to get this car moving like a breeze is to release the hand brake, turn the knob on the dashboard to forward mode and press the accelerator.
    • To smell burning rubber while driving a car is a sign that you forgot to release the hand brake.
    he was released from his normal duties
    lo dispensaron de sus tareas habituales
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • You are released from restrictions and limitations, as old fears do not trouble you any more.
    • You are released from tensions and restrictions when you make important decisions.
    • If he declines, you may ask and publish his reasons, but they cannot release you of your obligation to correct your error in publishing his misleading words.
  • 2
    hacer público
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The film is due to feature both local and international actors, but no further information has been released.
    • Police released the newest information yesterday, after investigators unearthed fresh clues about the suspect's whereabouts.
    • The first set of products and services are expected to be available mid-2002, when further information will be released.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The vast majority of independently produced films never get released.
    • Production was completed in late autumn and the film was released in September 1968.
    • As far as I know, the studio is not releasing the film into theaters domestically.
  • 3 (emit, disseminate)
    plants release oxygen through their leaves
    las plantas liberan or desprenden oxígeno a través de las hojas
  • 4 4.1 (let go)
    he released his grip on her
    la soltó
    to release the shutter (Photography)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Fortunately for Jonny and myself the dark looks faded off Nicky and Val's faces and they allowed Josh to release them and move onto Jonny without making a scene.
    • Word after word flowing from her, releasing the emotions she never allowed herself to show, because showing emotions was dangerous.
    • When blood sugar rises, the pancreas releases insulin to move glucose out of the blood into the muscle where it is stored for energy.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Reverse the motion to release the weight and return to the start.
    • The scene appears at this position after you release the mouse button.
    • It's really a joystick that jumps back to the home position when you release it.


  • 1 uncountable 1.1
    (from prison, captivity)
    puesta (feminine) en libertad
    he negotiated his release from the contract
    gestionó que se le condonaran las obligaciones emanadas del contrato
    his death was a merciful release
    su muerte fue una bendición
    (of funds, personnel)
    (of claim, right)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • I have been advised by my bank manager that any release of money needs to be authorised by the solicitors who initiated the freezing injunction.
    • The third benefit for Mrs Smith was her husband's release of property claims.
    • There was no deed of release, no terms of settlement; your client just accepted that money, and, presumably there is some rule of court that deals with that.
  • 2 2.1 uncountable
    (of record)
    puesta (feminine) en venta
    in o (British English) on general release
    en todos los cines
    2.2 countable (record, movie) Ver ejemplos: new releases
    novedades (feminine plural) discográficas
    últimos estrenos (masculine plural)
    salida (feminine) al mercado
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The too objective script leaves audiences not knowing whether Madeleine was a murderess or not, and this fact contributed to the film's failure on release.
    • They are ready for talks provided the distributors lift the ban on release of films on or before February 7.
    • It has only just gone on release in the US and does not reach UK cinemas until January.
  • 3 uncountable
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • On the 42nd hour, I spoke with a court-appointed lawyer who told me the courts were deliberately slowing the process of our release.
    • She called on the government to speed up the process of release for hundreds of political prisoners still in jail.
    • The process of gaining early release created a complicated and intriguing paper trail.
  • 4 (Mech) 4.1 uncountable (action) Ver ejemplos:the release of the brakes
    la acción de soltar el freno
    the release of the clutch
    el desembrague
    4.2 countable (mechanism) (Photography)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • A photographer can point his camera at a subject and press the release down.
    • Next, point the camera at the other extreme and once again half press the release.

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