unconstrained or not chemically bound in a molecule or not fixed and capable of relatively unrestricted motion; "free expansion"; "free oxygen"; "a free electron"
let off the hook; "I absolve you from this responsibility"
not fixed in position; "the detached shutter fell on him"; "he pulled his arm free and ran"
free or remove obstruction from; "free a path across the cluttered floor"
able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint; "free enterprise"; "a free port"; "a free country"; "I have an hour free"; "free will"; "free of racism"; "feel free to stay as long as you wish"; "a free choice"
remove or force out from a position; "The dentist dislodged the piece of food that had been stuck under my gums"; "He finally could free the legs of the earthquake victim who was buried in the rubble"
not held in servitude; "after the Civil War he was a free man"