To make free; to enfranchise; to give liberty to.
The district or jurisdiction to which a particular privilege extends; the limits of an immunity; hence, an asylum or sanctuary.
Magnanimity; generosity; liberality; frankness; nobility.
Exemption from constraint or oppression; freedom; liberty.
A particular privilege conferred by grant from a sovereign or a government, and vested in individuals; an imunity or exemption from ordinary jurisdiction; a constitutional or statutory right or privilege, esp. the right to vote.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About