Definition of deliverance noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//dɪˈlɪvərəns//
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈlɪvərəns//
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[uncountable] deliverance (from something) (formal) the state of being rescued from danger, evil or pain Word Origin Middle English: from Old French delivrance, from the verb delivrer, based on Latin de- ‘away’ + liberare ‘set free’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: deliverance