Die Übersetzung von "free" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /friː/

allowed to move where one wants; not shut in, tied, fastened etc

The prison door opened, and he was a free man.

not forced or persuaded to act, think, speak etc in a particular way

free speech
You are free to think what you like.

(with with) generous

He is always free with his money/advice.

frank, open and ready to speak

Alan was known for his free and easy manner.

costing nothing

a free gift.

not working or having another appointment; not busy

I shall be free at five o’clock.

not occupied, not in use

Is this table free?

(with ofor from) without or no longer having (especially something or someone unpleasant etc)

débarrassé de, gratuit
She is free from pain now.
freedom noun

the state of not being under control and being able to do whatever one wishes

All political prisoners were given their freedom.
freely adverb

in a free manner

She always gives freely to charity
Many people are afraid to speak freely to journalists.

willingly; readily

I freely admit it was my fault.
Freefone® noun

(also freephone; American toll-free number) a telephone number of a business or an organization that can be used free of charge by their customers etc; the system giving this service.

numéro vert
free-for-all noun

a contest, debate etc in which anyone can take part.

ouvert à tous
The marketplace for mobile phone apps has become a free-for-all.
freehand adjective, adverb

(of a drawing etc) (done) without any instruments (eg a ruler) to guide the hand.

à main levée
a freehand sketch.
freehold adjective

(of land, property etc) belonging completely to the owner, not just for a certain time.

en toute propriété
a freehold tenancy.
freelance noun, adjective

(of or done by) a person who is working on his own, not for any one employer

à la pige, de pigiste
a freelance journalist
freelance work.
Freepost noun

a system in Britain in which a business or an organization pays the cost of the post sent to it.

port payé
free skating noun

a free style in ice-skating competitions.

patinage libre
free speech

the right to express an opinion freely

liberté de parole
I believe in free speech.
free trade

trade with foreign countries without customs duties, taxes etc.

freeway noun

a motorway.

autoroute (sans péage)
freewheel verb

to travel (downhill) on a bicycle, in a car etc without using mechanical power.

être/aller en roue libre
free will

the ability to choose and act freely

libre arbitre
He did it of his own free will.
a free hand

freedom to do whatever one likes

carte blanche
He gave her a free hand with the servants.
set free

to make (someone) free

The hostages were set free after several hours of negotiations.

(Die Übersetzung von "free" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)