free free  /f ˈri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) people who are free
  2. (v) grant freedom to; free from confinement
  3. (v) relieve from
  4. (v) remove or force out from a position
  5. (v) grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to
  6. (v) make (information) available for publication
  7. (v) free from obligations or duties
  8. (v) free or remove obstruction from
  9. (v) let off the hook
  10. (v) part with a possession or right
  11. (v) release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition
  12. (v) make (assets) available
  13. (adj) able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint
  14. (adj) unconstrained or not chemically bound in a molecule or not fixed and capable of relatively unrestricted motion
  15. (adj) costing nothing
  16. (adj) not occupied or in use
  17. (adj) not fixed in position
  18. (adj) not held in servitude
  19. (adj) not taken up by scheduled activities
  20. (adj) completely wanting or lacking
  21. (adj) not literal
  22. (adv) without restraint

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Usage(s):

  1. People are searching online for everything from free games to free money.
  2. A pilot project aims to upend the publishing industry, and help strapped students, by offering textbooks free of charge online.
  3. PTI Digital's comprehensive free stuff resource: Free ISPs, long distance, DSL service and more.

News

  1. Free parking at Palace Theatre

    Free parking at Palace Theatre Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 8:59 pm, Friday, June 21, 2013 Albany First Niagara Bank will provide free parking to people attending events at the Palace Theatre at the Albany Parking Authority's Quackenbush Garage, effective immediately. The bank ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  2. Free Wi-Fi back on Coaster trains

    Free internet service still meant for "light usage."
    on June 22, 2013     Source: U-T San Diego

  3. Free Safe Kids camp held next week

    Free Safe Kids Gwinnett camp to be held Wednesday, June 26 for kids ages 5-11.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Quotes

  1. "The things that the Miami Heat franchise have done to be able to free up (salary) cap space and to be able to put themselves in a position this summer to have all three of us, it was hard to turn down," James said. "Those are two great...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: LeBron James Source: ABC Online

  2. "I have a great deal of respect for all : the top-notch free agents," Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge said. "Whatever happens, I know that it's going to be a challenge. The East is going to be stronger."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Danny Ainge Source: USA Today

  3. "We've never had anything like this in my time that I can remember," New Jersey Nets president Rod Thorn said. "There have been big-time free agents before, but never this many teams that are trying to woo them. So it's unprecedented."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Rod Thorn Source: The Associated Press

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