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Sinónimos de loose en inglés:


  • 1 a loose floorboard
    not fixed in place, not secure, unsecured, unattached;
    detached, unfastened, untied;
    wobbly, unsteady, movable
    [Antónimos] secure, tight
  • 2 she wore her hair loose
    untied, unpinned, unbound, hanging free, down, flowing
  • 3 there's a wolf loose
    unconfined, untied, unchained, untethered, stray
    [Antónimos] secure
  • 4 a loose interpretation
    [Antónimos] literal, narrow
  • 5 a loose jacket
    baggy, generously cut, slack, roomy;
    oversized, shapeless, sagging, saggy, sloppy;
    [Antónimos] tight, form-fitting
  • 6 dated a loose woman
    licentious, dissolute
    dated fallen
    [Antónimos] chaste
  • 7 loose talk
    indiscreet, unguarded, free, gossipy, gossiping
    [Antónimos] discreet, guarded
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  • 1 loose the dogs
    free, set free, unloose, turn loose, set loose, let loose, let go, release;
    untie, unchain, unfasten, unleash
    [Antónimos] confine
  • 2 the fingers loosed their hold
    weaken, lessen, reduce, diminish, moderate
    [Antónimos] tighten
  • Uso

    loose, lose

    The adjective loose, meaning ‘not tight,’ should not be confused with the verb loose, which means ‘let go’: they loosed the reins and let the horse gallop. This verb in turn should not be confused with the verb lose, which means ‘be deprived of, fail to keep’: I will lose my keys if I don't mend the hole in my pocket


    at loose ends
    ever since the factory closed, Don has been at loose ends
    with nothing to do, unoccupied, unemployed, at leisure, idle, adrift, with time to kill;
    bored, twiddling one's thumbs, hanging/kicking around
    on the loose
    an inmate from Wickham Hall is on the loose
    free, at liberty, at large, escaped;
    on the run, fugitive, wanted
    informal on the lam
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