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English definition of “freelancer”

freelancer

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈfriːlɑːnsər/ US   /ˈfriːlænsər/ ( also UK freelance) WORKPLACE
someone who works on different projects with different companies instead of being a company employee: He started off his career working as a freelancer at a design firm. The online forum offers advice to freelancers, teleworkers, and companies looking for freelance staff. →  Compare employee , contractor
(Definition of freelancer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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