Translation of libertad in English:

libertad

freedom, n.

feminine noun

  • 1

    (para actuar, elegir)
    freedom
    la libertad de movimiento de trabajo the freedom of movement of labor
    • tiene plena libertad para tomar las medidas necesarias he is completely free / he is at complete liberty to take the necessary measures
    • libertad, igualdad, fraternidad liberty, equality, fraternity
    • les dieron la libertad a los esclavos the slaves were given / granted their freedom
    • queda usted en libertad you are free to go
    • dejaron en libertad a los sospechosos they let the suspects go
    • lo pusieron en libertad they released him
    • exigían la libertad de los estudiantes encarcelados they were demanding the release of the imprisoned students
  • 2libertades feminine plural

    (derechos)
    rights
    no respetan las libertades fundamentales they do not respect basic human rights
  • 3

    (confianza)
    si necesitas algo, pídelo con toda libertad if you need anything, feel free to ask
    • puedes hablar con toda libertad you can speak freely
    • me tomé la libertad de invitarlo I took the liberty of inviting him
    • se está tomando muchas libertades he's taking a lot of liberties