Definitions for freelanceˈfriˌlæns, -ˌlɑns, -ˈlæns, -ˈlɑns

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word freelance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. freelancer, freelance, free-lance, free lance, independent, self-employed person(adj)

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

  2. freelance, free-lance, self-employed(adj)

    working for yourself

  3. mercenary(a), free-lance(a), freelance(a)(verb)

    serving for wages in a foreign army

    "mercenary killers"

  4. freelance(verb)

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

GCIDE

  1. Freelance(n.)

    a person who acts independently or without authorization of an organization or of his superiors.

  2. Freelance(n.)

    a person who pursues a profession independently, and not as the employee of an organization; -- used especially of writers or photographers who sell their work to organizations of which they are not employees.

  3. Freelance(a.)

    of or pertaining to a freelance; as, a freelance photographer.

Wiktionary

  1. freelance(Noun)

    Someone who sells his services to employers without a long-term contract

  2. freelance(Noun)

    A medieval mercenary

  3. freelance(Verb)

    To work as a freelance

  4. freelance(Verb)

    To produce or sell services as a freelance

  5. freelance(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to a freelance; without contract

    He was a freelance writer for several magazines.

  6. Origin: From free + lance.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of freelance in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of freelance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Yuichi Sugimoto:

    Losing my passport means a loss of my work as a freelance photographer. I feel my entire life is being denied.

  2. John Hultquist:

    It is a Russian actor operating with alignment to the interest of the state, whether or not it's freelance, we don't know.

  3. San Diego singer-songwriter Ryan Hiller:

    In this business, as with any freelance business, it takes a substantial amount of work just to get more work, anything that can help me manage these efforts in one location is going to make my life easier.

  4. Andrew Cooper:

    They know how governments work, they know such a wide variety of people, and yet they're released from those types of concerns, and they can operate in this freelance entrepreneurial way around the world without very many barriers.

  5. Andrew Cooper:

    They give speeches, they've made money on their books, but also they have these kind of fixer roles that get a bit murky and a bit blurry in terms of their roles, they know how governments work, they know such a wide variety of people, and yet they're released from those types of concerns, and they can operate in this freelance entrepreneurial way around the world without very many barriers.

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