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FREELANCE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does freelance mean? 

FREELANCE (noun)
  The noun FREELANCE has 1 sense:

1. a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them

  Familiarity information: FREELANCE used as a noun is very rare.


FREELANCE (adjective)
  The adjective FREELANCE has 2 senses:

1. working for yourself
2. used of soldiers hired by a foreign army

  Familiarity information: FREELANCE used as an adjective is rare.


FREELANCE (verb)
  The verb FREELANCE has 1 sense:

1. work independently and on temporary contracts rather than for a long-term employer

  Familiarity information: FREELANCE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FREELANCE (noun)


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Meaning:

A writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

freelance; self-employed person; independent

Hypernyms ("freelance" is a kind of...):

worker (a person who works at a specific occupation)


FREELANCE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Working for yourself

Synonyms:

freelance; self-employed

Antonym:

salaried (receiving a salary)


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Meaning:

Used of soldiers hired by a foreign army

Synonyms:

freelance; mercenary

Similar:

paid (marked by the reception of pay)


FREELANCE (verb)


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Meaning:

Work independently and on temporary contracts rather than for a long-term employer

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Hypernyms (to "freelance" is one way to...):

do work; work (be employed)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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