free list

  1. a list or register of articles that may be brought into a country duty-free.

Origin of free list

First recorded in 1800–10

Words Nearby free list Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use free list in a sentence

  • Ye know what Pulu is, iv coorse, an' I'm sure ye'll be glad to know that this refreshin' bev'rage or soap is on th' free list.

    Mr. Dooley Says | Finley Dunne
  • Well, thin, joss sticks an' opyum f'r smokin' ar-re on th' free list!

    Mr. Dooley Says | Finley Dunne
  • I have not seen it represented; for, the free list being suspended, prudence would not permit me to attend.

  • I'll manage it for you, Joe: I'll put her name down upon the free list; herself and friend.

    Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi | Joseph Grimaldi
  • The securities offered at these meetings are divided into two classes, the Regular and the free list.

British Dictionary definitions for free list

free list

  1. commerce, mainly US a list of commodities not subject to tariffs

  2. a list of people admitted free

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