freemium

[ free-mee-uhm ]
/ ˈfri mi əm /

noun

a sales strategy, especially on the internet, in which the basic product or service is free, but customers are charged for additional features and content.
such a product or service.

adjective

of or relating to a freemium: freemium games for smartphones.

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Origin of freemium

First recorded in 2005–10; blend of free and premium
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