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Definition of Deliverance

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liberation, emancipation; public announcement of a decision (verdict, etc.)
Deliverance Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
The state of being delivered, or freed from restraint.
  
(n.)
The act of delivering or freeing from restraint, captivity, peril, and the like; rescue; as, the deliverance of a captive.
  
(n.)
Anything delivered or communicated; esp., an opinion or decision expressed publicly.
  
(n.)
Any fact or truth which is decisively attested or intuitively known as a psychological or philosophical datum; as, the deliverance of consciousness.
  
(n.)
Act of speaking; utterance.
  
(n.)
Act of bringing forth children.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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deliverance
\de*liv"er*ance\ (?), n. [f. délivrance, fr. délivrer.]
1. the act of delivering or freeing from restraint, captivity, peril, and the like; rescue; as, the deliverance of a captive. he hath sent me to heal the broken-hearted, to preach deliverance to the captives. v. 18. one death or one deliverance we will share.
2. act of bringing forth children. [archaic]
3. act of speaking; utterance. [archaic]
note: in this and in the preceding sense delivery is the word more commonly used.
4. the state of being delivered, or freed from restraint. i do desire deliverance from these officers.
5. anything delivered or communicated; esp., an opinion or decision expressed publicly. [scot.]
6. (metaph.) any fact or truth which is decisively attested or intuitively known as a psychological or philosophical datum; as, the deliverance of consciousness.
deliverance
n : recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind": "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives" [syn: rescue, delivery, saving]



JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Anesgor = a. without deliverance
Esgoreddfa = n. place of deliverance
Gwared = n. release, deliverance, remedy; after-birth, to deliver, to redeem
Gwarediad = n. a deliverance
Gwarediant = n. deliverance
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"
(synonym) rescue, delivery, saving
(hypernym) recovery, retrieval
(hyponym) lifesaving
(derivation) rescue, deliver
Deliverance Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Deliverance is a 1972 American thriller film produced and directed by John Boorman and starring Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ronny Cox, and Ned Beatty, with both Cox and Beatty making their feature film debuts. The film is based on a 1970 novel of the same name by American author James Dickey, who has a small role in the film as the Sheriff. The screenplay was written by Dickey and an uncredited Boorman.

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Deliverance Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
deliverance; flight
  
deliverance; or banishment, of God
  
deliverance, flight
  
a breast-plate; deliverance
  
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (1869) , by Roswell D. Hitchcock. About