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Traduções principais/Principal Translations
free adj (gratis, no charge) de graça, sem cobrançagrátis, gratuito adj
 I paid for the coat, but the hat was free.
 Eu paguei pelo casaco, mas o chapéu foi grátis (or: gratuito).
free adj (not restrained physically) sem restrição físicalivre adj
 The prisoner was free at last.
 O prisioneiro finalmente estava livre.
free adj (at liberty) ter liberdadelivre adj
 I'm not free to give you that information.
 Eu não estou livre para lhe dar essa informação.
free adj (seat: unoccupied) assento: desocupadolivre, desocupado adj
 Excuse me, is this seat free?
 Licença, esse assento está livre (or: desocupado)?
free vtr (give liberty) dar liberdadelibertar vt
 Slaves were freed in 1865 in the USA.
 Os escravos foram libertados em 1865 nos Estados Unidos.
 
Traduções Adicionais/Additional Translations
free adj (not literal) não literallivre adj
 The newspaper gave a free interpretation of events.
free adj (politically independent)livre, independente adj
 The former colony became free last year.
free adj (to speak) para falarlivre adj
 The citizens were not free to criticize the government.
free adj (view: unobstructed) visão: desobstruído livre, desimpedido adj
 We have a free view of the stage from here.
free adj (unfettered)livre adj
 After the divorce, he was given free access to his children.
free adj (exempt) isentolivre adj
 Your life will be free from stress.
 Your life will be free of stress.
free adj (chemistry: uncombined) química: elementosimples, puro adj
 Substances conduct because of free electrons.
free adj (loose)solto adj
 I prefer clothes that are free and light.
free adj (unrestrained)à vontade loc adv
 Feel free to ask questions.
free adj (frank)franco adj
 If I can be free with you, I'll tell you what's wrong.
free adj (lavish)liberal adj
 He was very free with his advice.
free adj (gift) presentelivre adj
 For you, there's no charge - it's free!
free adv (freely)livremente adv
 I love to run free along the beach.
free adv (gratis)grátis, gratuitamente adv
 I got this book free.
free vtr (exempt) isentarlivrar vt
 His hearing problem freed him from military service.
free vtr (relieve of)liberar, livrar vt
 Buying online will free you of the need to go to the shops.
free vtr (disengage) desembaraçarlibertar vt
 He couldn't free the fishing line from the weeds.
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Formas compostas
alcohol-free beer n (beer containing no alcohol)cerveja sem álcool loc sf
 Bob drinks alcohol-free beer when he is the designated driver.
break free v (escape) escaparlivrar-se, libertar-se vp
 The two convicts were finally able to break free from the chain gang.
commission free adv (without a share of the money being taken)livre de taxas loc adj
 livre de comissões loc adj
 Many companies offer employees the opportunity to buy company stock on a commission free basis.
dairy free, dairy-free adj (containing no milk products)sem lactose loc adj
Note: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
duty free, duty-free adj (exempt from customs tax)livre de imposto loc adj
 duty free loc adj
 de impostosisento adj
Note: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
 Airports are a great place to do some duty-free shopping.
duty-free goods mercadorias do duty-free
duty-free shop loja duty-free
fat-free, fat free adj (food: containing no fats) comida: sem teor de gordurasem gordura loc adj
Note: hyphen used when term is before a noun
 I bought some fat-free yogurt, but it doesn't taste as good as the real thing!
 It is a mistake to think that fat-free food is also free of calories.
feel free interj informal (please do, go ahead)sinta-se à vontade interj
 vá em frente! interj
 Please feel free to call if you need any help.
 If you ever want to borrow a book, feel free.
for free de graça
fragrance free, fragrance-free adj (unscented)sem odor loc adj
 sem perfume loc adj
Note: hyphen used when term is an adjective before a noun
free admission n (no cost to enter)entrada franca, entrada livre loc sf
 Tickets cost $20, except on Tuesdays when the museum offers free admission.
free agent n ([sb] independent) pessoa independenteagente livre loc smf
free agent n (sports: player not bound by contract) esp: jogador profissional sem contratoagente livre loc smf
 His contract with the Yankees has expired so now he's a free agent.
free as a bird livre como um passarinho
free association n (spontaneous response to words) método na psicologia onde o paciente faz associações de forma fluente livre associação, associação livre loc sf
 Let's do free association: I'll say a word and you say the first word that comes to mind.
free association n (right to associate with anyone) direito de associar-se livrementelivre associação, associação livre loc sf
 We have the right to free association in this country.
free choice n (unrestricted options) opções ilimitadaslivre escolha loc sf
 You can only control your own life by exercising your own free choice.
free choice n ([sth] chosen freely) algo escolhido livrementelivre escolha loc sf
free citizen n ([sb] whose freedoms are not restricted)cidadão livre loc sm
free clinic n (centre offering free medical treatment) clínica com tratamento gratuitoposto de saúde loc sm
 This free clinic has been providing health care to the uninsured since the '60s.
free competition n (no restrictions on trading for profit) livre concorrência no mercadomercado livre loc sm
 Free competition cannot exist where the government is controlling the market.
free diving n (sport: skin diving) esp: mergulho utilizando somente o ar contido nos pulmõesmergulho livre loc sm
 Snorkeling and spearfishing are two free-diving activities.
free enterprise livre iniciativa
free fall queda livre
free flowing, free-flowing adj (fluid, moving easily) literalfluente, fluido, doce adj
Note: hyphen used when term is before a noun
 A little work with this plunger and we'll have this drain free-flowing again.
 The Yellowstone River is free-flowing: it has no dams anywhere on its course.
free flowing, free-flowing adj figurative (without procedural rules, constraints) figurativosem regras loc adj
 Their free-flowing discussion touched on everything from their jobs to their relationships.
free form, freeform, free-form n (improvised style) estilo improvisadoforma livre loc sf
 Free form is a type of jazz introduced in the 1950s.
free form, freeform, free-form adj (improvised or unplanned) improvisado ou não planejado forma livre loc sf
free from adj (not containing) que não contémlivre de prep
 When the Americas were discovered by Europeans the land was free from pollution.
free gift n ([sth] offered free with a purchase) algo gratuito que vem com comprabônus sm
free hand n (carte blanche, unrestricted freedom)carta branca loc sf
free health centre n (centre offering free medical treatment) clínica com tratamento gratuitoposto de saúde loc sm
free kick n (sport: kick awarded after a foul) esp: maneira de recolocar a bola no jogo depois de uma faltatiro livre loc sm
free love n dated (extra-marital or promiscuous sex) antiquado, fora de uso: sexo extraconjugalamor livre loc sm
free man n ([sb] who is not in prison)homem livre loc sm
 He'll be on probation for the rest of his life, so he isn't really a free man.
 After ten years of a bad marriage, I am once again a free man.
free memory n (computing: storage capacity left) computaçãomemória livre loc sf
 My husband's computer has gotten really slow because it is running out of free memory.
free of adj (not containing) que não contémlivre de loc adj
 I try to use personal care products that are free of artificial scents.
free of charge adj (having no cost) sem custogratuito, grátis, franco adj
 The film was rubbish but it's okay because the seats were free of charge.
free of cost adj (not requiring payment) sem necessidade de pagarlivre de custo loc adj
 Anti-pollution measures are never free of cost.
free pass n (access to [sth] at no cost) acesso livre sem custospasse livre loc sm
 The package includes free passes to all the park attractions.
free range, free-range adj (farm animal: roaming freely) criação: em liberdadecaipira adj
 Free-range chickens are not kept in small cages.
free range, free-range adj (produce: from free-range animals) produto: de animais da roçacaipira adj
 Free-range eggs generally cost more.
free ride n slang (obtaining [sth] without putting in effort) lucro que não depende de trabalhobenesse smf
Note: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
 There are no free rides here: if you don't work, you don't eat.
free rider n slang ([sb] who does not work for what they have) gíria - pessoa que vive à custa de outrosparasita smf
free sample n (taster of [sth] offered at no charge)amostra grátis loc sf
 When I was a child, I loved to eat free samples at the grocery store.
free [sb] from an obligation vi (release [sb] from a duty) livrar da obrigaçãodesobrigar vt
 He's been taking care of his elderly parents for years; finally, his siblings have decided to free him from that obligation by taking on more responsibility themselves.
free space n (unused memory or storage) inf, memória não usadaespaço livre loc sm
free speech discurso livre
free spirit n (non-conformist) dissidente, rebeldenão conformista, espírito livre loc adj
 She's a free spirit: she wears what she likes, does what she likes, and doesn't care what anybody thinks.
free spirited, free-spirited adj (independent) independentede espírito livre loc adj
Note: hyphen used when term is an adjective before a noun
free state n US, historical (US state prohibiting slavery) histórico: sem escravidãoestado livre loc sm
 Not all of the Union states were free states: four were slave states.
free thought n (rationalism) racionalismopensamento livre loc sm
free throw n (basketball: throw awarded after a foul) basquetebol: depois da faltalançamento livre loc sm
free ticket n literal (entitlement to [sth] at no cost) literalbilhete gratuito, passe livre loc sm
 I've got some free tickets to the theatre – would you like to come?
free time tempo livre
free trade comércio livre
free trade area n (countries between which trade is unrestricted)área, zona de livre comércio loc sf
 The purpose of NAFTA is to make North America a free trade area.
free trial n (sample of [sth] at no charge)teste grátis loc sm
 If you want to check our new vehicles, just give us a call and we'll schedule a free trial.
free up vtr informal (release, make available)disponibilizar vt
 Hertz said all their cars were reserved, but they might be able to free up a sedan in the afternoon.
free verse n (poetry without regular rhythm or rhyme) versos que não possuem restrição métricaverso livre loc sm
 Walt Whitman wrote free verse in the 19th century.
free weights npl (handheld weights used for exercise)peso livre loc sm
 I work out with 5-lb free weights and a resistance band.
free will n (choice, freedom to choose) liberdade de escolhalivre-arbítrio sm
 Are all things preordained by God or does the individual have free will?
free world n (democratic nations) nações democráticasmundo livre loc sm
 The Cold war divided the world into two halves: the free world and the communist world.
free write, freewrite v (write from stream of consciousness)fluxo de consciência loc sm
free yourself vi (unburden yourself of [sth])livrar-se, libertar-se vp
 No one else can cure your addiction; you must free yourself.
free yourself from vtr (reject, throw off)livrar, libertar de vt
 afastar-se vp
free yourself from a promise vi (avoid having to do [sth] you promised) evitar compromisso assumidodescomprometer-se vp
free yourself from an obligation vi (avoid having to fulfil a duty)desobrigar-se vp
free-form machine quilting n (patchwork sewn by machine)patchwork feito a máquina loc sm
home free fora de risco ou perigo
 dispensado
it's a free country informal (an individual can do what he or she wishes)é um país livre
 I can eat with my fingers if I want to, it's a free country!
of your own free will do teu livre arbítrio
 de sua própria vontade
own free will de livre arbítrio
toll-free number ligação grátis
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