acting independently or somewhat irresponsibly
also freespirited, 1670s, from free (adj.) + spirited.
[free-spoh-kuh n] /ˈfriˈspoʊ kən/ adjective 1. given to speaking freely or without reserve; frank; outspoken. adjective 1. speaking frankly or without restraint
[free-ist] /ˈfri ɪst/ adjective 1. superlative of . [free] /fri/ adjective, freer, freest. 1. enjoying personal rights or liberty, as a person who is not in slavery: a land of free people. 2. pertaining to or reserved for those who enjoy personal liberty: They were thankful to be living on free soil. 3. existing under, […]
[free-stan-ding] /ˈfriˈstæn dɪŋ/ adjective 1. (of sculpture or architectural elements) unattached to a supporting unit or background; alone. 2. not affiliated with others of its kind; independent; autonomous: a freestanding clinic, not connected with any hospital. /ˌfriːˈstændɪŋ/ adjective 1. standing apart; not attached to or supported by another object 2. (in systemic grammar) denoting a […]
noun 1. U.S. History. (before the Civil War) a state in which slavery was prohibited. 2. . noun 1. a province of central South Africa; replaced the former province of Orange Free State in 1994: gold and uranium mining. Capital: Bloemfontein. Pop: 2 950 661 (2004 est). Area: 129 480 sq km (49 992 sq […]