Free Float

Business / Finance / Free Float: Securities industry procedure whereby delivery of securities sold is made to the buying customer's bank without requiring immediate payment; thus a credit agreement of sorts. Antithesis of delivery vs. payment.

Other Words for Float

Float Verb Synonyms: launch, establish, set up, organize, found, initiate, get going or moving
Float Noun Synonyms: (parade) exhibit or display
Float Adjective Synonyms: hover, poise, bob, waft, be suspended, hang, sail, drift, glide, swim
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Other Words for Free

Free Noun Synonyms: at liberty, unfettered, unchained, unshackled, unconfined, untrammelled, unencumbered, unrestrained, unrestricted, unconstrained, uncontrolled, free-born, independent, self-governing, self-governed, self-ruling, autonomous, democratic, sovereign
Free Adverb Synonyms: set free, set at liberty, enfranchise, release, let go, liberate, let out, let loose, unloose, unchain, unfetter, uncage, emancipate, disenthrall, manumit, pardon, parole, furlough
Free Adjective Synonyms: liberated, at large, let go, let off, emancipated, delivered, manumitted, set free, unshackled, unfettered, released, freed, loose, out, sprung, on the loose
Free Verb Synonyms: relieve, rid, unburden, disburden, disencumber, unbosom, rescue, redeem
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Free-Style Cruising

Life Style / Travel / Free-Style Cruising: Norwegian cruise lines' term used to describe their onboard program whereby passengers have the freedom to choose where and when they dine, and a wider variety of entertainment and activity options. MORE

Free-Verse Rhythm

Entertainment / Music / Free-Verse Rhythm: A free-flowing, nonmetric line in which movement is linked to the text inflections, as in Gregorian chant. MORE

Freed Up

Business / Finance / Freed Up: Used in the context of general equities. Not subject to any internal (restricted list) or external restrictions on trading; hence, the trader is free to solicit interest. MORE

Free-Run Wine

Life Style / Wine / Free-Run Wine: The free-run wine is the juice that runs off the vat without any pressing. The wine released by pressing the cap is known as press wine. MORE

Free-Riding

Business / Finance / Free-Riding: A term used to indicate that an underwriting syndicate's members are no longer restricted to the fixed price agreed upon in the agreement among underwriters and are permitted to trade the security on MORE

Free-Floating Anxiety

Science / Psychiatry / Free-Floating Anxiety: pervasive and unfocused anxiety. MORE

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