tear oneself loose/free

idiom

Definition of tear oneself loose/free

: to pull oneself away from someone or something The police officer grabbed him, but he managed to tear himself loose/free.

Learn More About tear oneself loose/free

Dictionary Entries Near tear oneself loose/free

tear off

tear oneself loose/free

tearoom

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for tear oneself loose/free

Cite this Entry

“Tear oneself loose/free.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tear%20oneself%20loose%2Ffree. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Words for Scrabble

  • scrabble tiles that read scrabble quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!