liberty liberty  /ˈlɪ bər ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) immunity from arbitrary exercise of authority: political independence
  2. (n) freedom of choice
  3. (n) personal freedom from servitude or confinement or oppression
  4. (n) leave granted to a sailor or naval officer
  5. (n) an act of undue intimacy

Usage(s):

  • He also imagines "freedom" and "liberty" from within a white gentry and elite whose family lives were cushioned by the invisible labors of nameless slaves.

News

  1. Liberty finds success recruiting at festivals

    Liberty University will give away almost $1 million in scholarship money this summer at Christian music festivals across the country, part of efforts that includes a team of 10 recruiters that will hi
    on July 5, 2013     Source: Richmond Times-Dispatch

  2. Liberty hosts annual Fourth Fest

    LIBERTY, Mo. — The holiday celebrations began early Thursday in Liberty and they’re not going to stop until after the...
    on July 5, 2013     Source: FOX 4 Kansas City

  3. Liberty on Independence Day

    Watch Liberty on Independence Day video online. News and opinion video from The NYTimes including breaking news, investigative reporting, national and international coverage. Style and celebrity video.
    on July 5, 2013     Source: New York Times

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Quotes

  1. "It is clear that the framers and ratifiers of the Fourteenth Amendment counted the right to keep and bear arms among those fundamental rights necessary to our system of ordered liberty," wrote Justice Samuel Alito for the five-four majority.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Samuel Alito Source: ABC News

  2. "This is the meaning of our liberty and our creed," Obama said, when "a man whose father less than 60 years ago might not have been served at a local restaurant can now stand before you to take a most sacred oath."
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Media General Washington Bureau

  3. As US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in Boumediene v. Bush, "Liberty and security can be reconciled, and in our system they are reconciled within the framework of the law."
    on Jun 21, 2008 By: Anthony Kennedy Source: Salt Lake Tribune

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