Definition of freeware in English:

freeware

Line breaks: free|ware
Pronunciation: /ˈfriːwɛː
 
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noun

[mass noun] Computing
  • Software that is available free of charge.
    More example sentences
    • The course is based on freeware and shareware software that can be used on second-hand machines.
    • Open source is sometimes confused with freeware, which is software that does not cost anything.
    • When you download freeware or shareware, chances are that you are downloading spyware with it.

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