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free - Dictionary definition and meaning for word free

Definition
(noun) people who are free
Synonyms : free people
Example Sentence
  • the home of the free and the brave

Definition
(verb) grant freedom to; free from confinement
Synonyms : liberate , loose , release , unloose , unloosen

Definition
(verb) relieve from
Synonyms : disembarrass , rid
Example Sentence
  • Rid the house of pests

Definition
(verb) remove or force out from a position
Synonyms : dislodge
Example Sentence
  • The dentist dislodged the piece of food that had been stuck under my gums
  • He finally could free the legs of the earthquake victim who was buried in the rubble

Definition
(verb) grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to
Synonyms : exempt , relieve
Example Sentence
  • She exempted me from the exam

Definition
(verb) make (information) available for publication
Synonyms : release
Example Sentence
  • release the list with the names of the prisoners

Definition
(verb) free from obligations or duties
Synonyms : discharge

Definition
(verb) free or remove obstruction from
Synonyms : disengage
Example Sentence
  • free a path across the cluttered floor

Definition
(verb) let off the hook
Synonyms : absolve , justify
Example Sentence
  • I absolve you from this responsibility

Definition
(verb) part with a possession or right
Synonyms : give up , release , relinquish , resign
Example Sentence
  • I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest
  • resign a claim to the throne

Definition
(verb) release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition
Synonyms : liberate , release

Definition
(verb) make (assets) available
Synonyms : release , unblock , unfreeze
Example Sentence
  • release the holdings in the dictator's bank account

Definition
(adj) able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint
Example Sentence
  • free enterprise
  • a free port
  • a free country
  • I have an hour free
  • free will
  • free of racism
  • feel free to stay as long as you wish
  • a free choice

Definition
(adj) unconstrained or not chemically bound in a molecule or not fixed and capable of relatively unrestricted motion
Example Sentence
  • free expansion
  • free oxygen
  • a free electron

Definition
(adj) costing nothing
Example Sentence
  • complimentary tickets
  • free admission

Definition
(adj) not occupied or in use
Example Sentence
  • a free locker
  • a free lane

Definition
(adj) not fixed in position
Synonyms : detached
Example Sentence
  • the detached shutter fell on him
  • he pulled his arm free and ran

Definition
(adj) not held in servitude
Example Sentence
  • after the Civil War he was a free man

Definition
(adj) not taken up by scheduled activities
Synonyms : spare
Example Sentence
  • a free hour between classes
  • spare time on my hands

Definition
(adj) completely wanting or lacking
Synonyms : barren , destitute , devoid , innocent
Example Sentence
  • writing barren of insight
  • young recruits destitute of experience
  • innocent of literary merit
  • the sentence was devoid of meaning

Definition
(adj) not literal
Synonyms : liberal , loose
Example Sentence
  • a loose interpretation of what she had been told
  • a free translation of the poem

Definition
(adv) without restraint
Synonyms : loose
Example Sentence
  • cows in India are running loose

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