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Sample sentences for the GRE study word emancipate

emancipate can be used as a verb

1.We have emancipated them, but they remain slaves looking for their masters, all the same. - from The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
2."Of Hazard"--that is the oldest nobility in the world that gave I back to all things I emancipated them from bondage under purpose. - from Thus Spake Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
3.That Plato should have emancipated himself from the ideas of his own country and from the example of the East, shows a wonderful independence of mind. - from The Republic by Plato
4.The lords despised the burghers, whom they considered not only as a different order, but as a parcel of emancipated slaves, almost of a different species from themselves. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
5.Not to conceal anything, the three first were more experienced, more heedless, and more emancipated into the tumult of life than Fantine the Blonde, who was still in her first illusions. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
6.During the barbarous times of feudal anarchy, merchants, like all the other inhabitants of burghs, were considered as little better than emancipated bondmen, whose persons were despised, and whose gains were envied. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith

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