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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

Synonyms for loose

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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Stay Loose (T2) has Droopys Roddick on his tail at the sectional mark
Like most of mine, Stay Loose has been off and improved from last week before winning his race on Thursday.
Anytime you get off to a start like we're getting off to, you stay loose,'' Backman said.
11 features a number of classy greyhounds for whom race fitness involves a certain amount of guesswork but Charlie Lister's Stay Loose will hopefully be straight enough to capitalise on a good draw although the 2015 Gymcrack winner cannot afford a start at the lapse drawn inside Do It For Twiggy, the East Anglian and Kent Derby champion.
Erstad said he tried to stay loose throughout the game in case he got a chance, and it came with the Angels down a run in the 11th, his first pinch-hit appearance of the season.
21): T1 You Never Listen 2-1, T2 Miss The Flight 14-1, T3 Stay Loose 9-2, T4 Ballymac Brogan 7-2, T5 Ballymac Sinbad 8-1, T6 Boyneside Fun 5-2.
Stay Loose has improved with each look round, but will have to track cleverly round the opening bends Carter has failed in the preliminaries, it would be unwise write him off as clearly far from finished article.
Third semi: 1 Swift Carter, 2 Finlays Spark, 3 Droopys Turin, 4 Stay Loose, 5 Bubbly King (m), Aero Felony (w).
Zito tried to stay loose in the bottom of the eighth when USC's rally reached the 30-minute mark.
We're out there having fun, and we win because we're relaxed and stay loose,'' Moore said.
His wackiest move has been to ask for a stationary bike that he can ride during games to stay loose when he's not on the floor.
The spasms often strike when Rush is on the bench, so he rides an exercise bike to stay loose.
We just need to make sure we make no mental errors, stay loose and play with confidence,'' Pryor said.
Ausmus said, ``It's a lot tougher to stay loose when it's cold.