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adverb freely pronunciation in British English /ˈfriːli/

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  1. 1
    without being stopped or controlled by rules or laws

    a freely elected government

    Players can move freely between clubs.

    The shares could be traded freely on the open market.

  2. 3
    generously, or in a willing way

    They give their time freely to support our cause.

  3. 4
    not in an exact way, but giving a general idea of the meaning of something

    Freely translated, 'quid pro quo' means 'something for something'.

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