Meaning of “free agent” in the English Dictionary

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"free agent" in Business English

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free agentnoun [ C ]

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someone who can decide for themselves what they do, for example, a worker who can easily choose who to work for:

Now at the end of a one-year contract, he is effectively a free agent from tomorrow.

(Definition of “free agent” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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