Definition of freewheeling
: free and loose in form or manner: such asa : heedless of social norms or niceties the raider style of his freewheeling father — Garry Willsb : not repressed or restrained freewheeling promiscuity a freewheeling competitive spiritc : not bound by formal rules, procedures, or guidelines a freewheeling investigationd : loose and undisciplined : not defensive a freewheeling style of hockey
Examples of freewheeling in a Sentence
She led a freewheeling life in the city.
James Bond has long been the model of the freewheeling hero who encounters danger and excitement in every corner of the globe.
First Known Use of freewheeling
FREEWHEELING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of freewheeling for English Language Learners
: free and loose in style or manner : not held back by rules, duties, or worries : not controlled or limited
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