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unloose

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verb un·loose \ˌən-ˈlüs\

Simple Definition of unloose

  • : to untie or release (something)

  • : to allow or cause (something powerful) to happen or be expressed

Full Definition of unloose

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to relax the strain of <unloose a grip>

  3. 2 :  to release from or as if from restraints :  set free

  4. 3 :  to loosen the ties of <unloose traditional social bonds>

Examples of unloose

  1. He unloosed the bonds that held her.

  2. <the familiar scent unloosed a flood of pleasant memories from her childhood>



14th Century

First Known Use of unloose

14th century


UNLOOSE Defined for Kids

unloose

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verb un·loose \ˌən-ˈlüs\

Definition of unloose

un·loosedun·loos·ing

  1. 1 :  to make looser :  relax <I unloosed my grip.>

  2. 2 :  to set free




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