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liberate
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The House of Mirth
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  • Lily slipped out last among the band of liberated work-women.
  • On the doorstep, with the street before her, she felt a mad throb of liberation, intoxicating as the prisoner’s first draught of free air; but the clearness of brain continued, and she noted the mute aspect of Fifth Avenue, guessed at the lateness of the hour, and even observed a man’s figure—was there something half-familiar in its outline?

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  • She works to liberate the religious minority from persecution.
  • She is a spokesperson for women’s liberation in that country.

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