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English definition of “free”

free

adjective (NOT BUSY)    /friː/
A2 not doing anything planned or important, or available to be used: I do a lot of reading in my free time. She's in a meeting at the moment, but she should be free to see you in ten minutes. I'm working in the café all this week, but I've got a free evening next Monday. Excuse me, is this seat free (= is anyone intending to sit in this seat)? We queued for half an hour waiting for a free space in the car park. If you take these bags that will give me a free hand to open the door.Available and accessiblePresent
(Definition of free adjective (NOT BUSY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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