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[编辑] GRE 红宝书

  • v. 释放, 放出; n. 释放
  • [英] v. 释放, 放出 ( set free)
  • [类] 反义词: constrain ( 束缚) ; immure ( 监禁)
  • [例] release a prisoner

[编辑] Webster Collegiate

I. verb (released; releasing)

  • Etymology: Middle English relesen, from Anglo-French relesser, from Latin relaxare to relax
  • Date: 14th century
  • transitive verb
    • 1. to set free from restraint, confinement, or servitude <release hostages><release pent-up emotions><release the brakes>; also to let go ; dismiss <released from her job>
    • 2. to relieve from something that confines, burdens, or oppresses <was released from her promise>
    • 3. to give up in favor of another ; relinquish <release a claim to property>
    • 4. to give permission for publication, performance, exhibition, or sale of; also to make available to the public <the commission released its findings><release a new movie>
  • intransitive verb
    • to move from one's normal position (as in football or basketball) in order to assume another position or to perform a second assignment
  • Synonyms: see free
  • ? releasable adjective

II. noun

  • Etymology: Middle English reles, from Anglo-French, from relesser
  • Date: 14th century
  • 1. relief or deliverance from sorrow, suffering, or trouble
  • 2.
    • a. discharge from obligation or responsibility
    • b.
      • (1) relinquishment of a right or claim
      • (2) an act by which a legal right is discharged; specifically a conveyance of a right in lands or tenements to another having an estate in possession
  • 3.
    • a. the act or an instance of liberating or freeing (as from restraint)
    • b. the act or manner of concluding a musical tone or phrase
    • c. the act or manner of ending a sound ; the movement of one or more vocal organs in quitting the position for a speech sound
    • d. the action or manner of throwing a ball <has a quick release>
  • 4. an instrument effecting a legal release
  • 5. the state of being freed
  • 6. a device adapted to hold or release a mechanism as required
  • 7.
    • a. the act of permitting performance or publication; also performance, publication <became a best seller on its release>
    • b. the matter released; especially a statement prepared for the press

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