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Translation of "loose" - English-Spanish dictionary

loose

adjective /luːs/
not tight; not firmly stretched flojo a loose coat This belt is loose.
not firmly fixed descosido, flojo, suelto This button is loose.
not tied; free suelto, desatado The horses are loose in the field.
not packed; not in a packet suelto, a granel loose biscuits.
loosely adverb
aproximadamente Her hair hung loosley over her shoulders.
looseness noun
soltura, holgura
loosen verb
to make or become loose desatar She loosened the string The screw had loosened and fallen out.
to relax (eg a hold) aflojar 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 escaparse The prisoner broke loose.
let loose
to free from control soltar 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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