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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them v. - Work independently and on temporary contracts rather than for a long-term employer.

Usage examples (26)
  • In Japan, they are freeters: an amalgam of the English word freelance and the German word Arbeiter, or worker.
  • I spent several months trying to win freelance projects on Elance.
  • Starting your own business or going freelance is a major challenge for anyone.
  • If you think freelance is your path, assist a photographer you respect, for a year. for more
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