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English definition of “free”

free

adjective, adverb (NOT IN PRISON)    /friː/
B2 not a prisoner any longer, or having unlimited movement: She left the court a free woman after the case against her collapsed because of a legal technicality. The new government has decided to set all political prisoners free. She went/walked free after the charges against her were dropped. I let the dogs run free in the park.Freedom to actOpportunity
(Definition of free adjectiveadverb (NOT IN PRISON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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