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el preso se liberó de las esposas exp.
the prisoner freed himself from {o} got free of the handcuffs

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
1) wives (pl.f.), 2) handcuffs (pl.f.)
to handcuff sb
put sb in handcuffs
1) wives (pl.f.), 2) handcuffs (pl.f.)
to take sb prisoner
to hold {o} keep sb prisoner
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, a  
a       adj  
llevar preso a algn      to take sb prisoner  
estuvo preso durante tres años      he was in prison for three years  
la cárcel donde estuvo preso      the prison where he served his sentence  
estar preso del pánico      to be panic-stricken  
MODISMOS preso por mil, preso por mil quinientos        (Esp)   in for a penny, in for a pound  
b       sm/f   (=prisionero)   prisoner  
  preso/a común   ordinary prisoner  
  preso/a de conciencia   prisoner of conscience  
  preso/a de confianza   trusty  
  preso/a político/a   political prisoner  
  preso/a preventivo/a   remand prisoner
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presto, presión, peso, preciso

"el preso se liberó de las": examples and translations in context
Hay 6 patios para el Bloque Este. Una vez que están en el patio, les quitan las esposas y el preso se puede poner la ropa. There are 6 yards for Eastblock. Once they are on the yard the handcuffs are removed and the prisoner can put his clothes on.
Ya es hora que la ciencia amplíe sus horizontes, se libere de designaciones casuales. It is time for science to broaden its horizon, unhampered by casual designations.
Swinburne pide a la gente que se libere de esta opresión e hipocresía. Swinburne calls to the people to free themselves from this oppression and hypocrisy.
Aquel que se vuelve plenamente conciente de Krishna se libera de todas las miserias. One who becomes fully Krishna conscious is completely free from miseries.
Después de mucho dolor y dificultades, Milarepa se liberó de su remordimiento. After tremendous suffering and hardship, Milarepa was freed of his remorse.
Presionaré hasta que uno se libere de la necedad. I shall press until one unmoors from stubborn tether.
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