loosen one's grip/hold

Definition of loosen one's grip/hold

  1. :  to begin to hold (onto something) less tightly She loosened her grip/hold on the rope.

Word by Word Definitions

loosenplay
  1. :  to release from restraint

    :  to make looser

    :  to relieve (the bowels) of constipation

gripplay
  1. :  to seize or hold firmly

    :  to hold the interest of strongly

  1. :  a strong or tenacious grasp

    :  strength in gripping

    :  manner or style of gripping

holdplay
  1. :  to have possession or ownership of or have at one's disposal

    :  to have as a privilege or position of responsibility

    :  to have as a mark of distinction

  1. :  stronghold

    :  confinement, custody

    :  prison

  1. :  the interior of a ship below decks

    :  the cargo deck of a ship

    :  the cargo compartment of a plane


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