Definitions of "emancipate"
  1. The act of releasing someone from control or influence that has been exerted over them until that point
  2. The decision to relinquish the guardianship responsibilities from parents towards an individual
How to use "emancipate" in a sentence
  1. He sought to emancipate himself from his family's control over his finances.
  2. After turning 18, the teen could choose to emancipate from their parents and live independently.
  3. Once the slaves were emancipated, they were finally free to lead their own lives.

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