lib·​er·​at·​ed | \ ˈli-bə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce liberated (audio) \

Definition of liberated

: freed from or opposed to traditional social and sexual attitudes or roles a liberated woman a liberated marriage

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Recent Examples on the Web The photographer and director Autumn de Wilde, responsible for the album’s artwork and Welch’s new music videos, was instrumental in creating Florence’s new liberated world. Olivia Marks, Vogue, 26 Apr. 2022 But Bedrick hopes their Genderful Workshops will teach attendees how to do their makeup in a liberated, affirming way, no binary labels necessary. Alaina Demopoulos, Allure, 26 Apr. 2022 With Season 1 now completed on HBO Max, Parham spoke to Variety about getting down and dirty as a liberated woman of the ‘70s. Selome Hailu, Variety, 14 Apr. 2022 The death toll in Borodyanka and other liberated cities may be even higher than in Bucha, where at least 300 people were killed or tortured, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said in an address on Monday. Byjulia Jacobo, ABC News, 6 Apr. 2022 Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenksy warns the civilian toll will likely be much higher in other liberated cities. Ruti Teitel, CNN, 6 Apr. 2022 In both the magazine’s interior spreads, and in the famous 1970s Charlie fragrance ads, Schöneborn was almost always photographed on the go, the very picture of the liberated, independent woman, moving through the world with a confident stride. Vogue, 30 Mar. 2022 Zelensky set them aside and emerged to lead as a centered and liberated version of himself. Erica Ariel Fox, Forbes, 28 Mar. 2022 And embracing her true self has helped the star feel liberated. Dana Rose Falcone,, 5 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of liberated

1887, in the meaning defined above

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21 May 2022

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“Liberated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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