loose

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

loose

adjective

Definition of LOOSE

1
not tightly fastened, tied, or stretched <secure your neckerchief with a loose knot>
Antonyms taut, tense, tight
2
consisting of particles that do not stick together <the car wheels slipped on the loose gravel in the driveway>
3
not bound by rigid standards <the generally loose discipline practiced by many weekend dads>
4
not bound, confined, or detained by force <there was a brief panic when the lion got loose from its cage at the zoo>
6
having or showing lowered moral character or standards <the loose life that he led in the years before his death by a drug overdose>

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