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free

3 adverb
     
free3
1 without payment:
Children under four can travel free.
You can get advice free from your local library.
for free
He offered to do the work for free.
All these services are available to the public free of charge.
2 not fixed or held in a particular place or position:
The ropes were now hanging free.
A gold chain swung free around his neck.

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