Spanish - English

English translation of 'libertad'

Word Frequency

libertad

feminine noun
1.  (gen) freedom
disfrutamos de la libertad de la vida en el campo we enjoy the freedom of life in the country
no tengo libertad para hacer lo que quiera I’m not free to do what I wantI don’t have the freedom to do what I want
estar en libertad to be free
poner a algn en libertad to set sb free
2.  (confianza)
hablar con entera or total libertad to speak freely
tomarse la libertad de hacer algo to take the liberty of doing sth
tomarse muchas or demasiadas libertades con algn to take too many liberties with sb

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 'libertad'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
En segundo lugar, porque, aunque el Gobierno conserva su libertad de actuación, la resolución del Parlamento vasco tiene un fuerte peso político y moral.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Entendía Schiller por " libertad " el discernimiento claro de las cosas.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
La libertad tiene que ver con la elección y quizás tú no quieres decidir para no tener que renunciar.
Elena Llanos López Cómo vivir bien en pareja
La última vez que Alvaro le viera en libertad el tío le había mirado de hito en hito y le ordenó: " Vete, déjame en paz.
Juan Goytisolo Señas de identidad
O que devolvieran la libertad de expresión a los profesionales y medios que ellos " confiscaron " o contribuyeron a hundir y someter al poder político.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Pero yo no he encontrado aquí ningún límite a la libertad de expresión y yo no voy a censurar a nadie ", añadió Lago.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)
Unos instantes-unos breves instantes-de libertad valen-lo sabemos ahora-toda una eternidad de siglos.
Juan Goytisolo Señas de identidad

Trends of 'libertad'

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

View usage over:

'libertad' 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: leeway NOUN
Leeway is the freedom that someone has to take the action they want to or to change their plans.
Rarely do schoolteachers have leeway to teach classes the way they want.
  • American English: leeway
  • Brazilian Portuguese: liberdade
  • Chinese: 自由空间
  • European Spanish: libertad
  • French: latitude
  • German: Spielraum
  • Italian: libertà d'azione
  • Japanese: 余裕
  • Korean: 자유 재량
  • European Portuguese: liberdade
  • Spanish: libertad
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 libertad from the Collins Spanish to English
Spanish word of the week: valer
This week's Spanish word is 'valer'. Find out its meaning and how it is used!
Read more
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
Read more
Unlock Spanish with the Paul Noble method
The Paul Noble Method: no books, no rote memorization, no chance of failure. Start with the Complete Spanish Beginner's course, then follow up with Next Steps Spanish.
Read more
Learning Spanish: Common courtesies
Whether you’re visiting a Spanish-speaking country or even planning to live there, you’ll want to be able to chat to people and get to know them better. The nuts and bolts of conversations revolve around common courtesies.
Read more
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Read more
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access