free spirit

noun
|Updated on: 5 Aug 2018

Definition of free spirit

free-spirited

play \ˈfrē-ˈspir-ə-təd\ adjective

Examples of free spirit in a Sentence

  1. Their daughter is a real free spirit.

  2. an artistically inclined free spirit who felt alienated and stifled while growing up in a small town

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First Known Use of free spirit

1931

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FREE SPIRIT Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of free spirit for English Language Learners

  • : a person who thinks and acts in a free way without worrying about normal social rules



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