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loosen your grip/hold

If you loosen ​yourgrip/​hold on a ​situation, or ​yourgrip/​holdloosens, you ​decide to ​control it less: The dictator's ​grip on the ​country has not ​loosened.
(Definition of loosen your grip/hold from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “loosen your grip/hold”
in Chinese (Simplified) 放松对…的控制, 放宽对…的限制…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放鬆對…的控制, 放寬對…的限制…
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