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release 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/riˈlēs/,
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released, past participle; releases, 3rd person singular present; releasing, present participle; released, past tense;
  1. Allow or enable to escape from confinement; set free
    • - the government announced that the prisoners would be released
  2. Allow (something) to move, act, or flow freely
    • - she released his arm and pushed him aside
    • - growth hormone is released into the blood during the first part of sleep
  3. Remove restrictions or obligations from (someone or something) so that they become available for other activity
    • - the strategy would release forces for service in other areas
  4. Remove (part of a machine or appliance) from a fixed position, allowing something else to move or function
    • - he released the handbrake
  5. Allow (something) to return to its resting position by ceasing to put pressure on it
    • - press and release the reset button quickly
  6. Allow (information) to be generally available
    • - no details about the contents of the talks were released
  7. Make (a movie or recording) available for general viewing or purchase
    • - nine singles and one album had been released
  8. Remit or discharge (a debt)

  9. Surrender (a right)

  10. Make over (property or money) to another person or entity

Noun
  1. The action or process of releasing or being released
    • - a campaign by the prisoner's mother resulted in his release
  2. A handle or catch that releases part of a mechanism

  3. The action of making a movie, recording, or other product available for general viewing or purchase
    • - the film was withheld for two years before its release
  4. A movie or other product issued for viewing or purchase
    • - his current album release has topped the charts for six months
  5. A press release

  6. The action of releasing property, money, or a right to another

  7. A document effecting this


  1. let go of: release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"
  2. merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film); "a new release from the London Symphony Orchestra"
  3. free: grant freedom to; free from confinement
  4. liberation: the act of liberating someone or something
  5. a process that liberates or discharges something; "there was a sudden release of oxygen"; "the release of iodine from the thyroid gland"
  6. turn: let (something) fall or spill from a container; "turn the flour onto a plate"
  7. Release, founded in 1967 by Caroline Coon and Rufus Harris, is a UK agency that provides legal advice and arrange legal representation for young people charged with the possession of drugs. ...
  8. "Release" is episode 14 of season 4 in the television show Angel.
  9. Release is the fourth and final album by the experimental band Cop Shoot Cop.
  10. Release is David Knopfler's first solo album after leaving Dire Straits. It was released in 1983 on the Peach River and Passport labels, and in 1997 on the Paris label.
  11. Introduction to ISUP Release : Release codes are usually used to identify and debug any events occurring in ISUP signaling. Every event in ISUP signaling generates a release code number. Even for a normal ISUP call a release code is generated. ...
  12. "Release" is the 379th episode of NBC's legal drama Law & Order, and the 8th episode of 17th season.
  13. The distribution of an initial or new and upgraded version of a computer software product; the distribution can be both public or private; Anything recently released or made available (as for sale); That which is released, untied or let go; To lease again; to grant a new lease of; to let back; ...
  14. (Released) This means that a lien has been satisfied in full.
  15. (RELEASED) Financial Guarantee is released.
  16. (RELEASED) The vast majority of church positions are not lifelong callings. After a varying period of time, persons are released from their calling. Often they will be called to a new position.
  17. (Released) September/October 2011
  18. (Released) Surface · Zune (4 / 8 / 16 · 30 · 80 / 120 · HD) · Kin · MSN TV · Natural Keyboard · Jazz · Keyboard · Mouse · LifeCam · LifeChat · SideWinder · Ultra-mobile PC · Fingerprint · Audio System · Cordless Phone · Pocket PC · RoundTable · Response Point · Broadband Networking
  19. (Released) This is where you are penciled, but never used.
  20. (Releases) The Client agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Whyte Raven Design against any and all claims, costs, and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, due to materials included in the designs at the request of the Client for which no copyright permission or privacy release was requested or ...
  21. (3.1 Releases) Unless specified differently in the Order, Seller shall deliver Supplies in strict conformance with the dates, times, quantities and delivery locations determined by Buyer and identified as firm orders in material authorization releases, manifests, broadcasts or similar releases ( ...
  22. (Releases) A contract should stipulate the minimum number of releases per year, and should also state how many songs are to be delivered by the artist to the company. Even with this clause, however, most record companies still insist on having the right to delay the release for marketing reasons.
  23. (Releases) A release is a discharge of a toxic chemical to the environment. This includes releases to the air, either as a stack or fugitive emission, discharges to bodies of water such as streams or lakes, or discharges to the ground or underground.
  24. (Releases) Individuals receiving Platinum’s Makeup/hair services will be required to sign a brief release form prior to application provided and managed by Platinum artists.
  25. (releases) Also known as maintenance releases. Intuit sometimes creates a maintenance release for an existing version of QuickBooks. This can happen if a problem is discovered and fixed after the version has been distributed to users. ...