hands-free

adjective (especially of a telephone) designed to be operated without the use of the hands.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • hands-free — hands ,free adjective hands free equipment can be operated without using your hands, for example by using a HEADSET or a REMOTE CONTROL: a hands free phone …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hands-free — UK US (also handsfree) adjective ► used to describe a piece of equipment, especially a phone, that you can use without needing to hold it: »a hands free cell phone/device/mobile …   Financial and business terms

  • hands-free — handsˈ free adjective Not involving manual operation, eg of a telephone apparatus that incorporates a microphone and speaker so that the user need not hold the handset when making a call noun An apparatus that can be operated without using the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hands-free — UK / US adjective hands free equipment can be operated without using your hands, for example by using a headset or a remote control a hands free phone …   English dictionary

  • ˈhands-ˌfree — adj hands free equipment can be operated without using your hands, for example by using a HEADSET or a REMOTE CONTROL …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • hands-free — adj. Hands free is used with these nouns: ↑cellphone, ↑mobile phone, ↑phone …   Collocations dictionary

  • hands-free — ADJ: ADJ n A hands free phone or other device can be used without being held in your hand …   English dictionary

  • hands-free — adjective Not requiring one’s hands to use …   Wiktionary

  • hands-free — /hændz ˈfri/ (say handz free) adjective of or relating to a telephone which does not require the use of a handset …   Australian English dictionary

  • hands-free — A car cell phone that allows the driver to dial and talk on the phone without handling the phone …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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