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Translation of "loose" - English-Spanish dictionary

loose

adjective   /luːs/
B1 Loose clothes are large and not tight. suelto a loose dress
not firmly attached suelto, flojo One of my buttons is loose.
An animal that is loose is free to move around. suelto Two lions escaped and are still loose.
be at a loose end
to have nothing to do no tener nada que hacer Come and visit us if you’re at a loose end over the weekend.
(Definition of loose from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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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