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(Telecommunications) trademark Brit a system of telephone use in which the cost of calls in response to an advertisement is borne by the advertiser
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n (Brit) call Freefone 0800rufen Sie gebührenfrei unter 0800 an
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® [ˈfriːˌfəʊn] n (Brit) → numero verde
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(friː) adjective
1. allowed to move where one wants; not shut in, tied, fastened etc. The prison door opened, and he was a free man.
2. not forced or persuaded to act, think, speak etc in a particular way. free speech; You are free to think what you like.
3. (with with) generous. He is always free with his money/advice.
4. frank, open and ready to speak. a free manner.
5. costing nothing. a free gift.
6. not working or having another appointment; not busy. I shall be free at five o'clock.
7. not occupied, not in use. Is this table free?
8. (with of or from) without or no longer having (especially something or someone unpleasant etc). She is free from pain now; free of charge.
verbpast tense, past participle freed
1. to make or set (someone) free. He freed all the prisoners.
2. (with from or of) to rid or relieve (someone) of something. She was able to free herself from her debts by working at an additional job.
ˈfreedom noun
the state of not being under control and being able to do whatever one wishes. The prisoner was given his freedom.
ˈfreely adverb
1. in a free manner. to give freely to charity; to speak freely.
2. willingly; readily. I freely admit it was my fault.
Freefone® noun
(also freephone ; American toll-free number) a telephone number of a business or an organization that can be used free of charge by their customers etc; the system giving this service.
ˌfree-for-ˈall noun
a contest, debate etc in which anyone can take part.
ˈfreehand adjective, adverb
(of a drawing etc) (done) without any instruments (eg a ruler) to guide the hand.
ˈfreehold adjective
(of land, property etc) belonging completely to the owner, not just for a certain time.
ˈfreelance noun, adjective
(of or done by) a person who is working on his own, not for any one employer. a freelance journalist; freelance work.
to work in this way. He is freelancing now.
Freepost noun
a system in Britain in which a business or an organization pays the cost of the post sent to it.
free ˈskating noun
a free style in ice-skating competitions.
free speech
the right to express an opinion freely. I believe in free speech.
free trade
trade with foreign countries without customs duties, taxes etc.
ˈfreeway noun
a motorway.
ˌfreeˈwheel verb
to travel (downhill) on a bicycle, in a car etc without using mechanical power.
free will
the ability to choose and act freely. He did it of his own free will.
a free hand
freedom to do whatever one likes. He gave her a free hand with the servants.
set free
to make (someone) free. The soldiers set the terrorists' prisoners free.
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A toll-free telephone number 1902 would be set up at the call centre in the Chief Minister Office to receive the grievances of the people.
He pointed out that the ministry has allocated a Toll-free telephone number to receive reports, complaints and inquiries: 8004304444.
'We also invite citizens to apply for observers' positions and report any irregularities detected before the election day through the toll-free telephone number 080 05 05 05 or the website,' reads the statement of the 'Under the Magnifier' Coalition, which began the long-term observation of the election process on the day of calling the 2018 General Election through seven regional offices and long-term observers.
MoF provides a fully-integrated system, a technical support team, as well as a toll-free telephone number dedicated to responding to VAT-related inquiries of federal entities linked to the Federal Financial System.
At present, Call Centre services can be reached through toll-free telephone number which can be dialed from anywhere in the country.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM ( was among the first retailers to use a 24/7 toll-free telephone number and the Internet for direct sales to consumers, expanding in size from a single flower shop to become one of the world's largest florists.
Recipients were told their account had limited access or restricted access and were instructed to call a toll-free telephone number.
A toll-free telephone number will be established to assist individuals with questions about the audit process.
A toll-free telephone number will be installed in member states as part of efforts at curbing the menace.
Companies participating in the initiative will have the options to list product ingredients on the product label; on the manufacturers', distributors', or importers' website; via a toll-free telephone number; or through some other non-electronic means.
Patients can order their prescriptions through a toll-free telephone number or the retailer's web site and have them delivered by mail at no charge.