Reprieved vs Liberated - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between reprieved and liberated is that reprieved is (reprieve) while liberated is (liberate). As an adjective liberated is freed, especially from traditional ideas in social and sexual matters.
To cancel or postpone the punishment of someone, especially an execution.
To bring relief to someone.
(obsolete) To take back to prison (in lieu of execution).
- Company may reprieve a man from his melancholy, yet it cannot secure him from his conscience.
(en noun )
The cancellation or postponement of a punishment.
A document authorizing such an action.
Relief from pain etc., especially temporary.
(en adjective )
Freed, especially from traditional ideas in social and sexual matters.
- His is a very liberated lifestyle .
- The army liberated the POWs as they captured the camp.