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 us   /ˈlu·sən/
  • loosen verb (MAKE NOT ATTACHED)

[I/T] to ​become or make something less ​firmlyfixed: [I] The ​screwsholding the ​lightfixture have loosened, and it’s ​dangling from the ​ceiling. [T] fig. When ​immigrationlaws were loosened, the ​number of ​immigrantsshot up.
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