a body of book publishers, news media, etc., not controlled or restricted by government censorship in political or ideological matters.
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Origin of free press
First recorded in 1760–70
Words nearby free press
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Example sentences from the Web for free press
The Taliban might agree with the demonization of free-press dissent, but all self-respecting Americans should kick back.
A country without lecture-halls, free-press, or political liberty of any sort, had to recur to art as the only refuge.Russia: Its People and Its Literature|Emilia Pardo Bazán