Definition of 'release'
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She realised a temporary release was available. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Equity release lets people use their homes like cash machines. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The bombers agreed to release the hostages in exchange for safe passage. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They suffered minor injuries and were being comforted yesterday after they were released from hospital. The Sun (2016)The figures released also reflected a big rise in output from solar panels. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Wildlife officials have not released specific information on how many of the animals have been killed so far. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Perhaps we should have asked why it wasn't on general release. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Saying aloud the name of my home for the first time since arriving in Australia was like opening a release valve. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A spokeswoman said this could often take time, which delayed release of the images to the media. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The carefully controlled press releases gave little information as to his progress. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The students would be studying on day release and be available for work when not at college. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The churches release resources and people for that purpose. Christianity Today (2000)The other five hostages had been released earlier in the siege. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The dazed wife was taken to hospital and released into the care of relatives. The Sun (2011)This enables the gas to be released and collected. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It could be dropped by a quick release mechanism. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Information was only released after we approached them yesterday morning. The Sun (2012)Yesterday it released the above video of the drones in action. The Sun (2013)Since then each release has become an annual fixture in the gaming calendar. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The new money will released from savings made by the coalition by cuts in other areas. The Sun (2014)Tomorrow comes the release of sales figures. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The audience have carried the film from its release. The Sun (2006)Only then can you control the release of that huge potential energy during a race. FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)The film has had a theatrical release and is available on the net. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Meanwhile details of her ordeal emerged from escaped and released hostages. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She had to undergo surgery and has since been released from hospital. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It really matters when it is released and how it was released to other people affected by it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is a nation still reminded of its isolation from global culture by delayed movie releases and marathon flight times. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When the valve is released, the fluid returns to the reservoir. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)A simple technique to release general stress and become more aware of yourself as an entity is to behave as animals do in the wild. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)
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Translations for 'release'
British English: release /rɪˈliːs/ NOUN
When someone is released, you refer to their release.
He called for the immediate release of the prisoner.
- American English: release
- Arabic: إطْلاق
- Brazilian Portuguese: libertação
- Chinese: 释放
- Croatian: puštanje
- Czech: propuštění
- Danish: frigivelse
- Dutch: vrijlating
- European Spanish: liberación
- Finnish: vapautus
- French: libération
- German: Erlösung
- Greek: απελευθέρωση
- Italian: liberazione
- Japanese: 解放
- Korean: 해방
- Norwegian: løslatelse
- Polish: wypuszczenie
- European Portuguese: libertação
- Romanian: eliberare
- Russian: освобождение
- Spanish: liberación
- Swedish: frigivning
- Thai: การปลดปล่อย การปลดปล่อยเป็นอิสระ
- Turkish: serbest bırakma
- Ukrainian: звільнення
- Vietnamese: sự phóng thích
British English: release /rɪˈliːs/ VERB
If a person or animal is released from somewhere where they have been locked up or looked after, they are set free or allowed to go.
He was released from custody the next day.
- American English: release
- Arabic: يُطْلِقُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: libertar
- Chinese: 释放
- Croatian: pustiti
- Czech: propustit
- Danish: frigive
- Dutch: vrijlaten
- European Spanish: poner en libertad
- Finnish: vapauttaa
- French: libérer
- German: befreien
- Greek: απελευθερώνω
- Italian: liberare
- Japanese: 解放する
- Korean: 해방하다
- Norwegian: slippe fri
- Polish: wypuścić
- European Portuguese: libertar
- Romanian: a elibera
- Russian: освобождать
- Spanish: poner en libertad
- Swedish: frige
- Thai: ปลดปล่อย
- Turkish: serbest bırakmak
- Ukrainian: випускати на волю
- Vietnamese: phóng thích
Definition of release from the Collins English Dictionary
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