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Spanish translation of “free”


adjective /friː/
allowed to move where one wants; not shut in, tied, fastened etc The prison door opened, and he was a free man. not forced or persuaded to act, think, speak etc in a particular way free speech You are free to think what you like. (with with) generous He is always free with his money/advice. frank, open and ready to speak Alan was known for his free and easy manner. costing nothing a free gift. not working or having another appointment; not busy I shall be free at five o’clock. not occupied, not in use Is this table free? (with ofor from) without or no longer having (especially something or someone unpleasant etc)
libre de; librado de
She is free from pain now.
freedom noun the state of not being under control and being able to do whatever one wishes All political prisoners were given their freedom. freely adverb in a free manner
She always gives freely to charity Many people are afraid to speak freely to journalists.
willingly; readily
I freely admit it was my fault.
Freefone® noun (also freephone; American toll-free number) a telephone number of a business or an organization that can be used free of charge by their customers etc; the system giving this service. free-for-all noun a contest, debate etc in which anyone can take part.
discusión abierta a todos
The marketplace for mobile phone apps has become a free-for-all.
freehand adjective, adverb (of a drawing etc) (done) without any instruments (eg a ruler) to guide the hand.
a mano alzada
a freehand sketch.
freehold adjective (of land, property etc) belonging completely to the owner, not just for a certain time.
de feudo franco
a freehold tenancy.
freelance noun, adjective (of or done by) a person who is working on his own, not for any one employer a freelance journalist freelance work. Freepost noun a system in Britain in which a business or an organization pays the cost of the post sent to it.
franqueo pagado
free skating noun a free style in ice-skating competitions. free speech the right to express an opinion freely I believe in free speech. free trade trade with foreign countries without customs duties, taxes etc. freeway noun a motorway. freewheel verb to travel (downhill) on a bicycle, in a car etc without using mechanical power.
ir en punto muerto
free will the ability to choose and act freely He did it of his own free will. a free hand freedom to do whatever one likes He gave her a free hand with the servants. set free to make (someone) free
liberar a alguien, poner en libertad a alguien
The hostages were set free after several hours of negotiations..
(Definition of free from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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