deliverance

  • 1 Deliverance — De*liv er*ance, n. [F. d[ e]livrance, fr. d[ e]livrer.] 1. The act of delivering or freeing from restraint, captivity, peril, and the like; rescue; as, the deliverance of a captive. [1913 Webster] He hath sent me to heal the broken hearted, to… …

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  • 2 Deliverance — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Deliverance puede referirse a: Deliverance, película de John Boorman. Deliverance, álbum del grupo sueco Opeth. Obtenido de Deliverance Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …

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  • 3 Deliverance — Deliverance: Deliverance (альбом Opeth) Deliverance (альбом Space) …

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  • 4 deliverance — c.1300, action of setting free in physical or spiritual senses, from O.Fr. deliverance (12c.), from délivrer (see DELIVER (Cf. deliver)). Formerly also with senses now restricted to DELIVERY (Cf. delivery) …

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  • 5 deliverance — index absolution, alienation (transfer of title), catharsis, delivery, demise (conveyance), devolution …

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  • 6 deliverance — [n] liberation acquittal, delivery, emancipation, extrication, freeing, redemption, release, rescue, salvation, saving; concept 134 …

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  • 7 deliverance — ► NOUN 1) the process of being rescued or set free. 2) a formal or authoritative utterance …

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  • 8 deliverance — [di liv′ər əns] n. [ME deliveraunce: see DELIVER & ANCE] 1. a setting free; rescue or release 2. the fact or state of being freed 3. an opinion, judgment, etc. formally or publicly expressed …

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  • 9 Deliverance — For other uses, see Deliverance (disambiguation). Deliverance Movie poster by Bill Gold Directed by John Boorman …

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  • 10 deliverance —    A form of spiritual warfare that includes EXORCISM of DEMONs, prayer, cleansing, and healing. Deliverance is practiced chiefly by Protestant denominations, especially Pentecostal and charismatic. Practices of deliverance began in the early… …

    Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology

  • 11 Deliverance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Deliverance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 deliverance deliverance extrication rescue Sgm: N 1 reprieve reprieve reprieval Sgm: N 1 respite respite Sgm: N 1 liberation liberation &c. 750 …

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  • 12 Deliverance — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Beim Sterben ist jeder der Erste Originaltitel: Deliverance Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1972 Länge: 105 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …

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  • 13 deliverance — n. (formal) deliverance from (deliverance from captivity) * * * [dɪ lɪv(ə)r(ə)ns] (formal) deliverance from (deliverance from captivity) …

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  • 14 deliverance — [[t]dɪlɪ̱vərəns[/t]] N UNCOUNT: oft N from n Deliverance is rescue from imprisonment, danger, or evil. [LITERARY] The opening scene shows them celebrating their sudden deliverance from war... She prayed to God for deliverance. Syn: salvation …

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  • 15 Deliverance — Délivrance Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 16 deliverance — People and traditions are ‘delivered’ Jesus to the Romans by the chief priests (Mark 15:1), and tradition to Paul in the account of the last events in the life of Jesus (1 Cor. 11:23; 15:3). The purpose of Jesus ministry, death, and resurrection… …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 17 deliverance — noun 1) their deliverance from prison Syn: liberation, release, delivery, discharge, rescue, emancipation; salvation; informal bailout 2) the tone he adopted for such deliverances Syn: utterance, statement, announcement …

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  • 18 deliverance — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act of delivering someone or something ; the state of being delivered; especially liberation, rescue 2. something delivered; especially an opinion or decision (as the verdict of a jury) expressed publicly …

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  • 19 deliverance — /di liv euhr euhns/, n. 1. an act or instance of delivering. 2. salvation. 3. liberation. 4. a thought or judgment expressed; a formal or authoritative pronouncement. [1250 1300; ME deliveraunce < OF delivrance, equiv. to delivr(er) to DELIVER +… …

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  • 20 deliverance — noun a) the act of delivering, the state of being delivered, or something delivered b) extrication from danger, imprisonment, etc …

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