- The definition of a free spirit is someone or something who lives by their own wishes and is unconstrained by society.
An example of a free spirit is an artist who communes with nature and spends her days painting odd paintings and living the way she wants.
free spirit definition by Webster's New World
a person who lives according to his or her own wishes and beliefs, unconstrained by society's conventions; nonconformist
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- free-spirited adjective
free spirit definition by American Heritage Dictionary
One who is not restrained, as by convention or obligation; a nonconformist.