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Spanish translation of “loose”


adjective /luːs/
not tight; not firmly stretched a loose coat This belt is loose. not firmly fixed This button is loose. not tied; free The horses are loose in the field. not packed; not in a packet
suelto, a granel
loose biscuits.
loosely adverb
looseness noun loosen verb to make or become loose She loosened the string The screw had loosened and fallen out. to relax (eg a hold) He loosened his grip. loose-leaf adjective (of a notebook etc) made so that pages can easily be added or removed.
de hojas sueltas
break loose to escape The prisoner broke loose. let loose to free from control The circus trainer has let the lions loose.a loose (not lose) screw.
(Definition of loose from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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