◄ Emancipation ►

(n.) The act of setting free from the power of another, from slavery, subjection, dependence, or controlling influence; also, the state of being thus set free; liberation; as, the emancipation of slaves; the emancipation of minors; the emancipation of a person from prejudices; the emancipation of the mind from superstition; the emancipation of a nation from tyranny or subjection.

Emancipation Proclamation abalienation accommodation accordance action affranchisement alienation amortization amortizement assignation assignment award awarding bargain and sale barter bequeathal bestowal bestowment break breakout catharsis cession cleansing communication concession condemnation conferment conferral consideration consignation consignment contribution conveyance conveyancing decision decree deeding delivery demise determination diagnosis dictum discharge disenthrallment disposal disposition donation doom emancipation emergence emotional release endowment enfeoffment enfranchisement escape escapism evasion exchange extrication finding flight freeing furnishment gay liberation getaway gifting giving grant granting impartation impartment intermission investiture issuance issue jailbreak leak leakage lease and release liberality liberation lifesaving manumission offer order outlet precedent presentation presentment prisonbreak prognosis pronouncement provision purgation purge purging ransom recovery redemption release removal reprieve rescue resolution respite retrieval riddance ruling sale salvage salvation saving sentence setting at liberty setting-free settlement settling subscription supplying surcease surrender suspension trading transfer transference transmission transmittal vent verdict vesting vouchsafement


Top of Page
Top of Page