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Release
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This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Release as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

26 November 2021
Last seen in: Irish Independent - Simple

We found 83 answers for the crossword clue 'Release', the most recent of which was seen in the Irish Independent - Simple.

We've seen this clue in both CRYPTIC and NON-CRYPTIC crossword publications.

We have given Release a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Release as an answer itself some 207 times.

Release is a single word clue made up of 7 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'Irish Independent - Simple' on Thursday, 28 October 2021 with the answer being UNTIE, but the most popular answer for this clue is LETGO.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

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  • The act of liberating someone or something
  • (music) the act or manner of terminating a musical phrase or tone
  • A formal written statement of relinquishment
  • The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
  • The act of allowing a fluid to escape
  • Activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion; "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"
  • Merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film); "a new release from the London Symphony Orchestra"
  • A device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism
  • An announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation
  • Euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
  • Generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids; "secrete digestive juices"; "release a hormone into the blood stream"
  • Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"
  • Prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; "publish a magazine or newspaper"
  • Let (something) fall or spill from a container; "turn the flour onto a plate"
  • Release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"
  • Part with a possession or right; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
  • Grant freedom to; free from confinement
  • Make (assets) available; "release the holdings in the dictator's bank account"
  • Release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition
  • Make (information) available for publication; "release the list with the names of the prisoners"
  • A legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation
  • A process that liberates or discharges something; "there was a sudden release of oxygen"; "the release of iodine from the thyroid gland"

Crossword Answers

2 Letters

GO
A board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters

3 Letters

LGO

4 Letters

DROP
The act of dropping something; "they expected the drop would be successful"

EMIT
Give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.; "The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits"

EXIT
The act of going out

FREE
People who are free; "the home of the free and the brave"

LOSS
The act of losing someone or something; "everyone expected him to win so his loss was a shock"

OPEN
Information that has become public; "all the reports were out in the open"; "the facts had been brought to the surface"

SACK
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

TURN
Get by buying and selling; "the company turned a good profit after a year"

UNDO
Cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect; "I wish I could undo my actions"

VENT
Activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion; "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"

5 Letters

EJECT
Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

EXPEL
Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

EXUDE
Release (a liquid) in drops or small quantities; "exude sweat through the pores"

GOING
The act of departing

ISSUE
The act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity); "a new issue of stamps"; "the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago"

LETGO
Release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"

LOOSE
Become loose or looser or less tight; "The noose loosened"; "the rope relaxed"

SPILL
A sudden drop from an upright position; "he had a nasty spill on the ice"

UNTIE
Undo the ties of; "They untied the prisoner"

6 Letters

ACQUIT
Behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"

BUTTON
Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"

EXEMPT
(of persons) freed from or not subject to an obligation or liability (as e.g. taxes) to which others or other things are subject; "a beauty somehow exempt from the aging process"; "exempt from jury duty"; "only the very poorest citizens should be exempt from income taxes"

EXHALE
Expel air; "Exhale when you lift the weight"

FIRING
The act of discharging a gun

GIVEUP
Put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"

LETOFF
Grant exemption or release to; "Please excuse me from this class"

LETOUT
Bring out of a specific state

LOOSEN
Become loose or looser or less tight; "The noose loosened"; "the rope relaxed"

OUTLET
Activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion; "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"

PUTOUT
An out resulting from a fielding play (not a strikeout); "the first baseman made 15 putouts"

REHIRE

RESIGN
Part with a possession or right; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"

SUBLET
Lease or rent all or part of (a leased or rented property) to another person; "We sublet our apartment over the summer"

UNBIND
Untie or unfasten; "unbind the feet of this poor woman"

UNHAND
Remove the hand from

UNHOOK
Take off a hook

UNLOCK
Become unlocked; "The door unlocked from the inside"

UNYOKE
Remove the yoke from; "unyoke the cow"

WAIVER
A formal written statement of relinquishment

7 Letters

DELIVER
Utter (an exclamation, noise, etc.); "The students delivered a cry of joy"

EXHAUST
Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

FREEING
The act of liberating someone or something

HANDOUT
Give to several people; "The teacher handed out the exams"

LETGOOF
Release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"

PASSING
Allowing you to pass (e.g., an examination or inspection) satisfactorily; "a passing grade"

PUBLISH
Prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; "publish a magazine or newspaper"

SACKING
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

SECRETE
Generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids; "secrete digestive juices"; "release a hormone into the blood stream"

SETFREE
Grant freedom to; "The students liberated their slaves upon graduating from the university"

UNBLOCK
Play the cards of (a suit) so that the last trick on which a hand can follow suit will be taken by a higher card in the hand of a partner who has the remaining cards of a combined holding

UNCHAIN
Remove the chains from

UNHITCH
Unfasten or release from or as if from a hitch

UNLEASH
Release from a leash; "unleash the dogs in the park"

UNLOOSE
Grant freedom to; free from confinement

8 Letters

BRINGOUT
Make visible; "Summer brings out bright clothes"; "He brings out the best in her"

CASTOFF Surinder Sobti

EMISSION
The act of emitting; causing to flow forth

LETLOOSE
Turn loose or free from restraint; "let loose mines"; "Loose terrible plagues upon humanity"

LIBERATE
Give equal rights to; of women and minorities

SET FREE

SETLOOSE

SPILLAGE
The act of allowing a fluid to escape

UNFASTEN chris roberson
Cause to become undone; "unfasten your belt"

UNFREEZE
Become or cause to become soft or liquid; "The sun melted the ice"; "the ice thawed"; "the ice cream melted"; "The heat melted the wax"; "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"; "dethaw the meat"

UNLOOSEN
Grant freedom to; free from confinement

UNTETHER

9 Letters

DEPARTURE
The act of departing

DISCHARGE
The act of discharging a gun

DISENGAGE
Free or remove obstruction from; "free a path across the cluttered floor"

DISMISSAL
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

EXTRICATE
Release from entanglement of difficulty; "I cannot extricate myself from this task"

UNSHACKLE chris roberson

10 Letters

DISMISSION
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

EXPIRATION
The act of expelling air from the lungs

LIBERATION
The act of liberating someone or something

RELINQUISH
Release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"

TONEENDING
(music) the act or manner of terminating a musical phrase or tone

11 Letters

ACQUITTANCE
A legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation

DELIVERANCE
Recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

12 Letters

PRESSRELEASE
An announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation

13 Letters

DISENGAGEMENT
To break off a military action with an enemy

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