manumitted manumitted

Definition(s):

  • (v) free from slavery or servitude

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As President, Lincoln tried for years to exclude slavery from his war aims, and actually reimposed slavery after two of his generals manumitted slaves in Southern areas they held.
  2. Sculptor Crawford originally designed a sort of stocking cap, called a Phrygian cap in ancient Rome, where manumitted slaves could wear it.
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