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Definition of Deliverance


  1. The act of delivering or freeing from restraint, captivity, peril, and the like; rescue; as, the deliverance of a captive.
  2. Act of bringing forth children.
  3. Act of speaking; utterance.
  4. The state of being delivered, or freed from restraint.
  5. Anything delivered or communicated; esp., an opinion or decision expressed publicly.
  6. Any fact or truth which is decisively attested or intuitively known as a psychological or philosophical datum; as, the deliverance of consciousness.

Deliverance Quotations

Within yourself deliverance must be searched for, because each man makes his own prison.
Edwin Arnold

Then, in that hour of deliverance, my heart spoke. Does not such a country, and such defenders of their country, deserve a song?
Francis Scott Key

Liberation is not deliverance.
Victor Hugo

God will lead you into a deliverance where the means that delivers you will be those who would destroy you.
Edwin Louis Cole

Truth is inseperable from the illusory belief that from the figures of the unreal one day, in spite of all, real deliverance will come.
Theodor Adorno
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Deliverance Translations

deliverance in German is Befreiung
deliverance in Spanish is entrega
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