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freecycle

[ free-sahy-kuhl ]
/ 藢fri藞sa瑟 k蓹l /
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verb (used with object), free路cy路cled, free路cy路cling.
to give away (used goods or materials) to people who want them, or to obtain (such items) for free.
verb (used without object), free路cy路cled, free路cy路cling.
to exchange used items for free.
noun
an online community that facilitates such exchanges.
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Origin of freecycle

2000鈥05; blend of free and recycle

OTHER WORDS FROM freecycle

freecycler, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for freecycle

freecycle
/ (藞fri藧藢sa瑟kl) /

noun
an informal network of citizens who cooperate online to promote recycling by offering one another unwanted items free of charge
verb
(tr) to recycle (an unwanted item) by offering it to someone free of charge
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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