release from prison

release from prison

verb deliver, demobilize, dismiss, free, let go, let go free, let loose, let off, let out, let out on bail, pardon, parole, release from custody, unbridle, unchain, unfetter, unharness, unlatch, unleash, unshackle
Associated concepts: appeal, habeas corpus
See also: parole
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No man would keep his hands off what was not his own when he could safely take what he liked out of the market, or go into houses and lie with any one at his pleasure, or kill or release from prison whom he would, and in all respects be like a God among men.
"This sum will be restored to you upon your release from prison," said the judge.
Mrs Miller no sooner heard that Jones was alone (for she had not yet seen him since his release from prison) than she came eagerly into the room, and, advancing towards Jones, wished him heartily joy of his new-found uncle and his happy reconciliation; adding, "I wish I could give you joy on another account, my dear child; but anything so inexorable I never saw."
Never since her release from prison had Hester met the public gaze without her.
Thinking of her, and of the possibility of her father's release from prison by the unbarring hand of death--the only change of circumstance he could foresee that might enable him to be such a friend to her as he wished to be, by altering her whole manner of life, smoothing her rough road, and giving her a home--he regarded her, in that perspective, as his adopted daughter, his poor child of the Marshalsea hushed to rest.
"You know that I am as capable of managing a ship as the most experienced captain in the service; and it will be so far advantageous to you to accept my services, that upon Edmond's release from prison no further change will be requisite on board the Pharaon than for Dantes and myself each to resume our respective posts."
Police are looking for a 21-year-old man after he breached his licence following his release from prison last year.
Demonstrators, joined by a leader of the 2014 Umbrella Movement after his release from prison, have gathered outside the office of the city's leader demanding she resign.
Employees of the Ministry of Health diagnosed Batukayev with acute myeloblastic leukemia (M2-variant) with the purpose of his illegal release from prison, which happened based on their diagnosis, the statement said.
The 46-year-old reality star hasn't addressed her husband's release from prison, but she's described as looking "happy" and "totally unfazed" in the snaps taken of her at her brother's party, which was honoring the successful release of his book "The Gorga Guide to Success: Business, Marriage, and Life Lessons from a Real Estate Mogul."
Last month, the Libyan High Court acquitted the Filipinos and ordered their release from prison.
Speaking on the occasion, South African Ambassador to Qatar HE Faizel Moosa said, "The celebration tonight commemorates the release from prison of the former president of South Africa late Nelson Mandela on February 11, 1990.