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Synonyms for loose

Synonyms for loose

not tautly bound, held, or fastened

able to move about at will without bounds or restraint

marked by an absence of conventional restraint in sexual behavior; sexually unrestrained

lacking literal exactness

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to launch with great force

to reduce in tension, pressure, or rigidity

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turn loose or free from restraint

make loose or looser

become loose or looser or less tight

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not compact or dense in structure or arrangement

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(of a ball in sport) not in the possession or control of any player

not tight

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not officially recognized or controlled

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not literal

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emptying easily or excessively

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not affixed

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not tense or taut

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(of textures) full of small openings or gaps

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lacking a sense of restraint or responsibility

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not carefully arranged in a package

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having escaped, especially from confinement

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casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

without restraint

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References in periodicals archive ?
The 33-year-old former model sported a baseball cap with her blonde hair hanging loose, a jersey, sweatpants and sneakers.
HANGING loose, Misty belongs to the Sims household from Acklam.
Cargo trousers will allow more of this equipment to be carried in pockets, rather than hanging loose on belts.
Yet Wright gets published by Farrar Straus and Larkin by Hanging Loose Press.
Speaking by video link from Paris, where the crash happened in 1997, Mr Huth said he attempted to calm a "panicking" Mr Rees, whose jaw was hanging loose.
Russian-style, all suede and fur lined, with the front flap stitched up and two ear flaps hanging loose.
A connector found hanging loose was examined by police and it was found to be discoloured and to contain algae.
I remember Tommy Steele dashed on in the interval, and shook himself about a bit, with a guitar hanging loose.
As Carley got into Chris's car she had her long dark hair hanging loose.
Miss Griffin said: "Her blouse was hanging loose as she was dressing after an examination.
He was blown off his seat by the force and when he tried to move his left arm he found it was hanging loose," added Mr Burrows.
an operator of the 15-foot high ``kiddie'' Ferris wheel at the Citrus College carnival noticed a piece of machinery was hanging loose and went to find tape to repair it, Didier said.
ROBERT HERSHON is the editor of Hanging Loose Press.
Debris was left hanging loose from the bridge after it was struck by a lorry on April 25 last year.
The razor sharp glass sliced through his cheek, leaving a piece of skin hanging loose, the court heard.