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release
rɪ'liːs
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of liberating someone or something.
  2. The act or manner of terminating a musical phrase or tone.
  3. A formal written statement of relinquishment.
  4. The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart).
  5. The act of allowing a fluid to escape.
  6. Activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion.
  7. Merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film).
  8. A device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism.
  9. A legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation.
  10. An announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation.
  11. Euphemistic expressions for death.
  12. A process that liberates or discharges something.
(动) As a verb
  1. Generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids.
  2. Eliminate (a substance).
  3. Make (assets) available.
  4. Prepare and issue for public distribution or sale.
  5. Let (something) fall or spill from a container.
  6. Release, as from one's grip.
  7. Release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition.
  8. Part with a possession or right.
  9. Grant freedom to; free from confinement.
  10. Make (information) available for publication.
Hyphenationre•lease
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
Matching Results
释放shìfàngto release; to set free; to liberate (a prisoner); to discharge
让渡ràngdùabalienate
豁免huòmiǎnto exempt; exemption
解放jiěfàngto liberate; to emancipate; liberation; refers to the Communists' victory over the Nationalists in 1949
放松fàngsōngto loosen; to relax
免除miǎnchúto prevent; to avoid; to excuse; to exempt; to relieve; (of a debt) to remit
发表fābiǎoto issue; to publish
放走fàngzǒuto release; to set free; to allow (a person or an animal) to go; to liberate
放还fànghuánto release (a hostage); to put back in place
释出shìchūto release; to make available; to liberate; disengagement
释怀shìhuáito release (tension); relief (from suspense); to dispel (usu. with negative, unable to forget)
开释kāishìto release (a prisoner)
松开sōngkāito release; to let go; to loosen; to untie; to come loose
专稿zhuāngǎorelease
换发huànfāto release
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