Definition of "freewheeling" [freewheeling]

  • Free of restraints or rules in organization, methods, or procedure. (adjective)
  • Heedless of consequences; carefree. (adjective)
  • Relating to or equipped with a free wheel. (adjective)

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Use "freewheeling" in a sentence
  • "I like the idea of freewheeling conversation and all I simply want is for civility from those who care about this site. 99% of the time all is well but sometimes it gets out of kilter."
  • "Davis has also been known as a freewheeling shooter, whose selection and accuracy .410 career percentage can grate on coaches."
  • "The mixtape is a collection of mid-tempo tracks that can best be described as a freewheeling blend of punchy electro with contemporary hip hop textures."