freeware

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noun free·ware \ˈfrē-ˌwer\

Definition of freeware

  1. :  software that is available for use at no cost or for a nominal usually voluntary fee

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First Known Use of freeware

1983


FREEWARE Defined for English Language Learners

freeware

play
noun

Definition of freeware for English Language Learners

  • : computer software that can be used at no cost


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