Definitions For Releasing


  • Emotionally purging (of e.g. art)


  • To allow (a person or animal) to leave a jail, cage, prison, etc. : to set (someone or something) free
  • To stop holding (someone or something)
  • To allow (a substance) to enter the air, water, soil, etc.

Is Releasing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Releasing is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Releasing in a Sentence

  • The hostages have been released.
  • The judge released the prisoner.
  • The lion was released from its cage.
  • The release of the hostages
  • The prisoner is eligible for early release.
  • There was a controversy over the release of wolves into the park.

Synonyms for Releasing

Antonyms for Releasing

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