• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Releaser One who releases, or sets free.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Approximately 55% of movies released are Rated R
    • n releaser One who releases.
    • n releaser In mech., any device in the nature of a tripping mechanism whereby one part is released from engagement with another.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In a lifetime, an average driver will release approximately 912 pints of wind inside a car
    • Releaser one who executes a release
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  • Charles Caleb Colton
    “Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.”
  • Woodrow T. Wilson
    “I believe in democracy, because it releases the energies of every human being.”
  • Napoleon Hill
    “Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.”
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    “Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.”
  • Lillian Smith
    Lillian Smith
    “The human heart dares not stay away too long from that which hurt it most. There is a return journey to anguish that few of us are released from making.”
  • Germaine Greer
    “Probably the only place where a man can feel really secure is in a maximum security prison, except for the imminent threat of release.”


Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. relaissier—L. laxāre, to relax.


In literature:

You see it was realized; and instead of being as helpless as I, Fate has made you the instrument of my release.
"The Devil Doctor" by Sax Rohmer
For the first time released from the trammels of her class, O'Mino could attend the theatres and farce shows of the capital.
"The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari" by James S. De Benneville
Then suddenly she released me.
"Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)" by James S. De Benneville
I will now release all the energy.
"Invaders from the Infinite" by John Wood Campbell
Marteau suddenly released his prisoner, who dropped heavily to the ground.
"The Eagle of the Empire" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
It would drop just as quickly when released, as there was a weight at the bottom.
"Young Wild West at "Forbidden Pass"" by An Old Scout
Why try to release any more energy?
"The Black Star Passes" by John W Campbell
He protects the weak, releases the imprisoned, and makes great the small.
"The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria" by Morris Jastrow
Jerry was more securely tied, but it did not take long for Fred and Mr. Baxter to release him.
"The Young Treasure Hunter" by Frank V. Webster
I see your point, but remember that you must release the zone of force before you can use it as a weapon.
"Skylark Three" by Edward Elmer Smith

In poetry:

Thou bad'st me call Him "Jesus,"
And from our heavy sin
I know He shall release us,
From Sheol win.
"Mary At Nazareth" by Cale Young Rice
So sadly goes my heart,
Unclothed of hope and peace;
It asks not joy again,
But only seeks release.
"Worn Out" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
O blessed hour of midnight,
Of sleep and of release,
Thou yieldest to the toiler
The wages of thy peace.
"Midnight" by Robert Fuller Murray
Then go, go in! and leave us the sea,
For only so
Can peace release us and give us ease
Of our salty woe.
"A Sea-Ghost" by Cale Young Rice
"A sudden sweetness of peace I found,
A garment of gladness wrapped me round;
I felt from the law of works released,
The strife of the flesh and spirit ceased,
My faith to a full assurance grew,
And all I had hoped for myself I knew.
"John Underhill" by John Greenleaf Whittier
And some he hath made happy, but for him
Is happiness no more. He doth repent,
And now the light of joy is waxen dim,
Are all his steps toward the Highest sent;
He looks for mercy, and he waits release
Above, for this world doth not yield him peace.
"The Dreams That Came True" by Jean Ingelow

In news:

The business intelligence vendor released an updated version of Crystal Reports at its user conference this week, along with the schedule for the release of a new information-search tool.
RALEIGH, NC (NEWS RELEASE) –- There is broad support among North Carolina voters for drug testing those who receive public assistance , according to a new poll released today by the Civitas Institute.
Paul McCartney is ramping up to the 'Live Kisses' DVD release by showcasing one of the standout tracks from the release, 'I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter.
Leon County Board of County Commission Release, City of Tallahassee Release Email.
In 2009 Seven Day Sonnet's debut album release "Reprisal" produced by Brett Hestla of Dark New Day and Creed was released.
Green Day's ¡Dos follows ¡Uno with a release date on November 13th, with ¡Tré being released on January 15th.
Valve has said its first Linux-based release will be Left 4 Dead 2, which was first released in 2009.
Sorry, but there isn't much releasing on DVD these days because of the huge blockbuster movies being released in theaters on a weekly basis.
McCartney Recorded: August 22 and 23, 1968 Released: November 25, 1968 Not released as a single.
When Sidi released its press release that it was sponsoring Andrea Dovizioso for this year's MotoGP season, Sidi included an image of Dovi holding a Sidi Vortice boot in Black/Hi- Viz Yellow.
( Census Bureau news release) In 2010, 4.2 million more people worked at home than a decade before, according to a report released this week by the US Census Bureau .
Corey Taylor doesnt give a f@#k. He has recently released his new autobiography "7 Deadly Sins" and is about to release the new Slipknot album.
Today marks the 35th anniversary of the release of ' Rock and Roll Over,' which is the fifth of six studio albums to be released during what many fans consider the original lineup glory days of Kiss.
Today marks the 35th anniversary of the release of 'Rock and Roll Over,' which is the fifth of six studio albums to be released during what many fans consider the original lineup glory days of Kiss.

In science:

Nonetheless, the change in rotational energy associated with the glitch was much smaller than the energy released in the X-ray transient, suggesting that the trigger involved some other agent (e.g., the release of magnetic stresses).
Soft Gamma Repeaters and Anomalous X-ray Pulsars: Magnetar Candidates
However, none of these low-latitude data, external to the SDSS survey area, are included in the SDSS data releases (to date the EDR; the First Data Release, DR1, Abaza jian et al. 2003; and DR2, Abaza jian et al. 2004).
Sloan Digital Sky Survey Imaging of Low Galactic Latitude Fields: Technical Summary and Data Release
The data from 1998-1999 are publicly released with this paper and may be accessed via the WWW.1 Future data releases will also be accessible at this site.
Sloan Digital Sky Survey Imaging of Low Galactic Latitude Fields: Technical Summary and Data Release
Further data will be released on a schedule which approximately parallels that of the SDSS data releases.
Sloan Digital Sky Survey Imaging of Low Galactic Latitude Fields: Technical Summary and Data Release
For example, it is possible to write necessary conditions for constructing the sarcophagus so that a release will necessarily occur, but it is more than difficult to write “sufficient conditions” for ensuring that no release will occur.
Thermo- and gas-dynamical processes in NPPs after accidents