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1. liberty

noun. ['ˈlɪbɝˌtiː'] immunity from arbitrary exercise of authority: political independence.

Synonyms

  • self-rule
  • self-determination
  • independence
  • self-government
  • autonomy

Antonyms

  • unfree
  • susceptibility
  • stand still
  • ebb

Etymology

  • liberte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • liberté (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Liberty

  • antipoverty
  • antipoverty
  • cafferty
  • cloherty
  • clougherty
  • daugherty
  • docherty
  • doherty
  • doherty
  • dougherty
  • dougherty
  • entirety
  • faherty
  • finerty
  • finnerty
  • fluharty
  • fogerty
  • hagerty
  • haggerty
  • halferty

How do you pronounce liberty?

Pronounce liberty as ˈlɪbərˌti.

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Sentences with liberty


1. Noun, singular or mass
Many European settlers came to America in search of religious liberty.

Quotes about liberty


1. All mankind... being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions.
- John Locke

2. Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary, it was the fact that life, liberty, and property existed beforehand that caused men to make laws in the first place.
- Frederic Bastiat

3. We need international support so that our people live a life of normality, of dignity, of liberty and freedom. I hope that our cry for freedom may be heard.
- Mahmoud Abbas

2. liberty

noun. ['ˈlɪbɝˌtiː'] freedom of choice.

Synonyms

  • freedom
  • run
  • latitude
  • licence
  • discretion

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • exempt

Etymology

  • liberte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • liberté (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. liberty

noun. ['ˈlɪbɝˌtiː'] personal freedom from servitude or confinement or oppression.

Antonyms

  • fail

Etymology

  • liberte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • liberté (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. liberty

noun. ['ˈlɪbɝˌtiː'] an act of undue intimacy.

Synonyms

  • misdeed
  • misbehaviour
  • indecorum
  • impropriety
  • familiarity

Antonyms

  • dependent
  • defeat
  • decertify
  • disapprove

Etymology

  • liberte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • liberté (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. liberty

noun. ['ˈlɪbɝˌtiː'] leave granted to a sailor or naval officer.

Synonyms

  • shore leave
  • leave

Antonyms

  • idle
  • integrate
  • stay

Etymology

  • liberte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • liberté (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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