release (someone or something) from (something)

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release (someone or something) from (something)

To set someone or something loose from some kind of confinement. He released the woman from his grip and told her to run. The police were forced to release the suspect from prison due to a lack of hard evidence.
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release someone or something from something

to liberate or let someone or something go from something. The police officer released George from the handcuffs. I released all the dogs from the city dog pound.
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We need a clear passport to widereaching economic freedoms and that will only come with a Brexit trade deal that releases us from the shackles of the protectionist terms and conditions of the single market and customs union.
Acknowledging this brings wisdom that releases us from the bondage of prejudice, and brings us happiness and harmony.
Either way, the prayer releases us from the past so that we can live for the future.