Definition of Free Stater in English:

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Free Stater

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

historical
A member of the Irish Free State army.
Example sentences
  • Such an irrational move by the Free Staters would have inevitably dragged Britain back into Southern Ireland militarily.
  • According to Dan, he was a confirmed ‘Free Stater’ before he died but ‘he knew in his heart’ he was wrong.
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