Free lance

in the Middle Ages, and subsequently, a knight or roving soldier, who was free to engage for any state or commander that purchased his services; hence, a person who assails institutions or opinions on his own responsibility without regard to party lines or deference to authority. See also freelance, n. and a., and freelancer.

See also: Lance adventurer, advertising writer, annalist, art critic, ask no favors, ask no quarter, author, authoress, belletrist, bibliographer, blue-collar worker, breadwinner, casual, casual laborer, coauthor, collaborate, collaborator, columnist, common laborer, compiler, compose, composer, condottiere, copywriter, creative writer, critic, dance critic, dash off, day laborer, diarist, drama critic, dramatist, editorialize, employee, encyclopedist, essayist, factory worker, flunky, formulate, free spirit, free trader, free-lance writer, free-lancer, freethinker, full-time worker, ghost, ghostwrite, ghostwriter, go it alone, gun, gunman, hand, hired gun, hired killer, hireling, humorist, independent, indite, inditer, individualist, industrial worker, isolationist, jobber, jobholder, knock off, knock out, laborer, laboring man, latitudinarian, liberal, libertarian, libertine, literary artist, literary craftsman, literary critic, literary man, litterateur, logographer, magazine writer, man of letters, menial, mercenary, migrant, moiler, monographer, mugwump, music critic, navvy, neutral, newspaperman, nonpartisan, novelettist, novelist, novelize, office temporary, pamphleteer, penwoman, poet, prepare, produce, professional killer, proletarian, prose writer, reviewer, roustabout, rugged individualist, salaried worker, scenario writer, scenarist, scenarize, scribe, scriptwriter, self-employed person, servant, short-story writer, soldier of fortune, stiff, storyteller, technical writer, temporary, third force, third world, throw on paper, toiler, wage earner, wage slave, wageworker, word painter, wordsmith, worker, workgirl, workhand, working girl, workingman, workingwoman, workman, write, writer

Translate Free lance to German
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