French - English

English translation of 'liberté'

Word Frequency

liberté

[libɛʀte ]
feminine noun
1.  freedom
être en liberté to be free
mettre en liberté [personne, animal] to set free; [prisonnier] to release
Il a été mis en liberté au bout d’un an de prison. He was released after a year in prison.
en liberté provisoire on bail
en liberté surveillée on probation
en liberté conditionnelle on parole
2.  (latitude) freedom
libertés plural feminine noun
(privautés) liberties

See related content

NEW from Collins!
NEW from Collins!
English Word Lists
English Word Lists
Latest Word Submissions
Latest Word Submissions
Easy Learning English Grammar
Easy Learning English Grammar
COBUILD Grammar Patterns
COBUILD Grammar Patterns
Word Lover's Blog
Word Lover's Blog
Online Scrabble Checker
Online Scrabble Checker
The Paul Noble Method
The Paul Noble Method

Example Sentences Including 'liberté'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Cet homme a été remis en liberté mercredi soir, a -t-il précisé.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2003)
Il en va de la crédibilité des Nations Unies, et plus encore de celle du camp de la liberté et de la démocratie.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2003)
Jamais les politiques n'ont autant évoqué et soutenu l'identité, l'originalité, la liberté de ton de la chaîne cryptée.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2002)
La liberté, c'était cette solitude heureuse où mon corps se donnait au vent puis à la lumière puis au soleil.
Ben Jelloun, Tahar La nuit sacrée
Lassée de tous ces tracas, délivrée de tout souci de contraception, vous connaîtrez enfin le confort et la liberté.
Marie Claire
On ne saurait vous entretenir de la plus triviale affaire qu'on ne jette dans la balance quelque liberté fondamentale.
de Closets, François La grande manip
Son bien-être du moment, la liberté de son corps " passait " et faisait le succès de l'exercice.
Dangerfield, Yves & Girod, Francis L'enfance de l'art

Trends of 'liberté'

Extremely Common. liberté is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

View usage over:

'liberté' in Other Languages

British English: freedom /ˈfriːdəm/ NOUN
Freedom is the state of being allowed to do what you want.
...freedom of speech.
  • American English: freedom
  • Arabic: حُرِيَّة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: liberdade
  • Chinese: 自由
  • Croatian: sloboda
  • Czech: svoboda
  • Danish: frihed
  • Dutch: vrijheid
  • European Spanish: libertad
  • Finnish: vapaus
  • French: liberté
  • German: Freiheit
  • Greek: ελευθερία
  • Italian: libertà
  • Japanese: 自由
  • Korean: 자유
  • Norwegian: frihet
  • Polish: wolność
  • European Portuguese: liberdade
  • Romanian: libertate
  • Russian: свобода
  • Spanish: libertad
  • Swedish: frihet
  • Thai: ความเป็นอิสระ
  • Turkish: özgürlük
  • Ukrainian: свобода
  • Vietnamese: tự do
British English: liberty NOUN
Liberty is the freedom to live your life in the way that you want, without interference from other people or the authorities.
...the ideal of equality and the appreciation of liberty.

Source

Translation of liberté from the Collins French to English
Ça va ? Asking after others
If you’re catching up with a French-speaking friend, old or new, you’ll probably want to ask them how they are, and vice versa. Here are a few suggestions to try!
Read more
Understanding French verb tenses
In this short article, we explain and provide some examples of the most common French verb tenses you'll come across.
Read more
#moon50
The moon is at the forefront of our minds as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ on 20th July, 1969. This month, we’ve been exploring lunar terminology, as well as looking at how the moon has woven itself into the fabric of our everyday language.
Unlock French with the Paul Noble method
The Paul Noble Method: no books, no rote memorization, no chance of failure. Start with the Complete French Beginner's course, then follow up with French Next Steps.
Read more
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access