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noun [countable]     free house pronunciation in British English
/ˈfriː ˌhaʊs/
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singularfree house
pluralfree houses
  1. a pub in the UK that is not owned by one particular brewery and can therefore sell beer made by various different companies

    Bude's best known Inn is a free house offering local ales and the warmest welcome in the west.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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