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Definition of Deliver


  1. To set free from restraint; to set at liberty; to release; to liberate, as from control; to give up; to free; to save; to rescue from evil actual or feared; -- often with from or out of; as, to deliver one from captivity, or from fear of death.
  2. To give or transfer; to yield possession or control of; to part with (to); to make over; to commit; to surrender; to resign; -- often with up or over, to or into.
  3. To make over to the knowledge of another; to communicate; to utter; to speak; to impart.
  4. To give forth in action or exercise; to discharge; as, to deliver a blow; to deliver a broadside, or a ball.
  5. To free from, or disburden of, young; to relieve of a child in childbirth; to bring forth; -- often with of.
  6. To discover; to show.
  7. To deliberate.
  8. To admit; to allow to pass.
  9. Free; nimble; sprightly; active.
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Deliver Translations

deliver in Afrikaans is lewer, aflewer, inlewer
deliver in Dutch is afleveren, leveren, bestellen
deliver in French is livrer, extrader, livrons, livrez, livrent
deliver in German is ausliefern, befreien
deliver in Italian is estradare, fornire
deliver in Latin is refero, prodo, libero, vindico
deliver in Norwegian is levere
deliver in Portuguese is entregue