free-floating

[free-floh-ting]
adjective
1.
(of an emotional state) lacking an apparent cause, focus, or object; generalized: free-floating hostility.
2.
(of people) uncommitted, as to a doctrine, political party, etc.; independent: free-floating opportunists.
3.
capable of relatively free movement.

Origin:
1920–25

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free-floating
 
adj
unattached or uncommitted, as to a cause, a party, etc
 
free-'floater
 
n

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Example sentences
It only becomes relative when one uses the kinds of free-floating definitions
  to which you would have us accede.
Microscopic, free-floating plankton proliferated and may have turned parts of
  the ocean red.
The decline in free-floating, microscopic plants called phytoplankton varies
  from ocean to ocean, scientists reported.
With its free-floating trailing edge, the headsail can be rotated to vary the
  opening between it and the mainsail.
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