Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to free world: Leader of the Free World
The countries of the world that have democratic and capitalistic or moderately socialistic systems rather than communist or totalitarian systems.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the Free World the non-Communist countries collectively, esp those that are actively anti-Communist
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
(often caps.) the nations of the world that are not under totalitarian control or influence.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.