Übersetzung von “loose” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

loose

adjectiveloose /lus/
not attached firmly
desserré/-ée

The rear wheel was loose.
La roue arrière était desserrée.

He pulled until the handle came loose.
Il a tiré jusqu'à ce que la poignée soit desserrée.

a loose screw
une vis desserrée
=baggy; ≠tight; (of clothing) not fitting closely
large , lâche , ample

long loose pants
un long pantalon ample
free, not captured or held
échappé/-ée

One of the horses got loose.
L'un des chevaux s'était échappé.

a prisoner who had broken loose from his guards
un prisonnier qui avait échappé à ses gardiens
not organized, controlled, or exact
libre

a loose union of the thirteen original American states
une union informelle des treize Etats Américains d'origine

a loose translation
une traduction approximative

loose

nounloose /lus/
on the loose
(of sb or sth dangerous) having escaped from captivity
en cavale

a killer on the loose
un tueur en cavale

(Übersetzung von “loose” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

loose

adjective /luːs/

not tight; not firmly stretched

ample; lâche
a loose coat
This belt is loose.

not firmly fixed

décousu
This button is loose.

not tied; free

lâché (en liberté)
The horses are loose in the field.

not packed; not in a packet

en vrac
loose biscuits.
loosely adverb

de manière lâche
looseness noun

relâchement
loosen verb

to make or become loose

(se) desserrer
She loosened the string
The screw had loosened and fallen out.

to relax (eg a hold)

relâcher
He loosened his grip.
loose-leaf adjective

(of a notebook etc) made so that pages can easily be added or removed.

à feuilles mobiles
break loose

to escape

(s’)échapper
The prisoner broke loose.
let loose

to free from control

lâcher
The circus trainer has let the lions loose.
a loose (not lose) screw.

(Übersetzung von “loose” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)