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loosely

adverb uk   us   /ˈluːs.li/

loosely adverb (NOT FIRMLY)

in a way that is not firmly held or attached: The parcel had only been loosely wrapped, and the paper had come off.

loosely adverb (NOT EXACTLY)

not exactly: This phrase can be loosely translated as "Go away!" The film is loosely based on the novel by Kundera.

loosely adverb (NOT TIGHTLY)

not tightly: The jacket hung loosely on his thin body.
Traducciones de “loosely”
en chino (tradicionál) 未固定的, 鬆散地, 寬鬆地…
en chino (simplificado) 未固定的, 松散地, 宽松地…
(Definition of loosely from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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