adjective or adverb
\ ˈtōl-ˈfrē How to pronounce toll-free (audio) \

Definition of toll-free

: having or using a direct telephone line or number (such as an 800 number) for a long-distance call that is not charged to the caller a toll-free number called toll-free

First Known Use of toll-free

1970, in the meaning defined above

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“Toll-free.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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US : allowing you to make a long-distance telephone call without having to pay a toll

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