FREE MORPHEME By N., Sam M.S. - 34 Linguistics. a morpheme that can stand alone as a word in its own right. Free morphemes are contrasted with bound morphemes, such as plurals that can only appear in combination. FREE MORPHEME: "A free morpheme is a word." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) FROMM, ERICH (1900—) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) BOUND MORPHEME JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) EARLY INFANTILE AUTISM READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) CREATIVITY TESTS Terms of Service Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FREE MORPHEME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/free-morpheme/ (accessed June 26, 2022).