freebie

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noun free·bie \ˈfrē-bē\
variants: or

freebee

Definition of freebie

  1. :  something (such as a theater ticket) given without charge

Examples of freebie in a Sentence

  1. On the store's opening day, the manager gave out hats, small toys, and other freebies.

  2. I got this CD as a freebie for buying a receiver.

Origin and Etymology of freebie

by alteration from obsolete freeby gratis, irregular from free


First Known Use: 1925


FREEBIE Defined for English Language Learners

freebie

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noun free·bie \ˈfrē-bē\

Definition of freebie for English Language Learners

  • : something that is given for free



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