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fancy-free

[fan-see-free] /ˈfæn siˈfri/
adjective
1.
free from any emotional tie or influence, especially that of love.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90
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British Dictionary definitions for fancy free

fancy-free

adjective
1.
having no commitments; carefree
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Word Origin and History for fancy free

fancy-free

adj.

"free from the trammels of love," 1580s, from fancy (n.) + free (adj.).

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