Definition for freer (2 of 3)
Definition for freer (3 of 3)
adjective, fre·er, fre·est.
verb (used with object), freed, free·ing.
- to release, as from restrictions: Congress voted to free up funds for the new highway system.
- to disentangle: It took an hour to free up the traffic jam.
Origin of free
Examples from the Web for freer
A Railroad Commission employee drove him 80 miles to his home in Freer.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And the “freer” our culture is, the harder it is for that to happen.Death of the Author by Viral Infection: In Defense of Taylor Swift, Digital Doomsayer|Arthur Chu|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She said that she was freer and felt a spiritual freedom there.
A society that was exclusive and repressive is now freer and more open.
Its mission is to “support the achievement of a freer society.”
The tendency to a freer use of these endings is not visible.Shakespearean Tragedy|A. C. Bradley
The latter asked in vain for freer trade, and were told by Napoleon that he understood their business better than they did.Liberty In The Nineteenth Century|Frederic May Holland
We must not undervalue, on the other hand, Mozart's more exact knowledge and freer use than formerly of external means.Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Otto Jahn
Here follows a freer flow of the jolly lilting tune, blending with the sterner descending lines.Symphonies and Their Meaning; Third Series, Modern Symphonies|Philip H. Goepp
Under his freer hand, on his all but motionless breast, lay his mother's crucifix.Gideon's Band|George W. Cable
British Dictionary definitions for freer
adjective freer or freest
- having personal rights or liberty; not enslaved or confined
- (as noun)land of the free
- not subject to payment of rent or performance of services; freehold
- not subject to any burden or charge, such as a mortgage or lien; unencumbered
verb frees, freeing or freed (tr)
Derived Formsfreer, nounfreely, adverbfreeness, noun
Word Origin for free
Idioms and Phrases with freer
In addition to the idioms beginning with free
- free agent
- free and clear
- free and easy
- free as a bird
- free enterprise
- free fall
- free hand
- free lunch
- free rein
- breathe easy (freely)
- feel free
- footloose and fancy-free
- for free
- get off (scot-free)
- home free
- make free with
- of one's own accord (free will)