free spiritnoun [ C usually singular ]uk /ˌfriː ˈspɪr.ɪt/ us /ˌfriː ˈspɪr.ət/
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- All free spirits ought to congregate on an occasion like this to do homage to the greatness of America as illustrated by the greatness of her sons.
- But you and Karl—such mates—the only free spirits I know!
- Doctors obtain an enormous sense of self-importance at medical school, where they proudly endured the high pressure weeding out of any free spirit unwilling to grind away into the night for seven or more years.
- He has every appearance of the truly free spirit, but he is secretly dependent on that against which he is fighting.