Definition Of loosen


make (something tied, fastened, or fixed in place) less tight or firm.

loosen your collar and tie

Example Of loosen

  • loosen your collar and tie

  • According to her, the government's decision to loosen rice import policies had reduced the prices of unhusked rice.

  • Aerobic exercise helps to loosen tense muscles.

  • Anna expelled a breath of relief which served to loosen her muscles and help her to relax.

  • As evident at the conference, both business circles and scholars are expecting the government to loosen the ‘no haste, be patient’ policy.

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