a soft, conical cap given to a freed slave in ancient Rome at manumission of his servitude, used as a symbol of liberty, especially since the 18th century.
a cap of soft felt worn as a symbol of liberty, esp during the French Revolution, from the practice in ancient Rome of giving a freed slave such a cap
a poisonous hallucinogenic basidiomycetous fungus, Psilocybe semilanceata, yellowish-brown with a distinctive pointed cap, found in groups in grassland
- Liberty hall
noun 1. (sometimes capitals) (informal) a place or condition of complete liberty
- Liberty horse
noun 1. (in a circus) a riderless horse that performs movements to verbal commands
noun 1. a small island in upper New York Bay: site of the Statue of Liberty. noun 1. a small island in upper New York Bay: site of the Statue of Liberty. Area: 5 hectares (12 acres) Former name (until 1956) Bedloe’s Island
noun 1. any of the five bond issues of the U.S. government floated in World War I.