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English definition of “loose”

loose

adjective [-er/-est only] (NOT ATTACHED)   /lus/
not firmly attached in place : I’d better sew that loose button before it comes off. A few loose sheets of paper were lying around. If an animal is loose, it is not tied up or caged in.
(Definition of loose adjective (NOT ATTACHED) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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