[Word For Today] Release

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Let’s read a piece of news.

Disney releases first teaser trailer for live-action “Mulan” remake.

Mulan-Teaser-Poster

Disney released the first teaser trailer for the live-action remake of its 1998 animated film “Mulan.” The teaser debuted during the halftime break of the U.S.-Netherlands FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer game Sunday.

Directed by Niki Caro, the first look of the film is action-packed and features memorable moments from the animated film. 

Word For Today:

WORD FOR TODAY (3)

Translations of release in different languages:

If you started spelling out letters, how far would you have to go until you found the letter _A_ (1)

How is release used?

(1)verb:

to give freedom or free movement to someone or something.

  • He was released from prison after serving two years of a five-year sentence.
  • She was arrested for shoplifting but was released on bail (= after paying a sum of money to the court).

to move a device from a fixed position to allow it to move freely

  • He released the handbrake and the car jumped forwards.

to fire a bomb or a missile (= flying weapon), or to allow it to fall

  • The plane released its bombs at 10,000 feet.

to allow a substance to flow out from somewhere

  • Coal power stations release sulphur dioxide into the atmosphere.
  • Hormones are released from glands into the bloodstream.

to express a feeling that you have been trying not to show

  • He punched the pillow in an effort to release his anger.

(2) noun:

an occasion when someone is allowed to leave prison, etc.

  • Her early release from prison led to a demonstration.

the act of flowing out from somewhere

  • The accident caused the release of radioactivity into the atmosphere.

a feeling that you are free from something unpleasant

  • I noticed a release of tension when he left the room.
  • After years of suffering, his death came as a merciful release.

Practice:

Make a sentence with “release”.


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