Definition of unloose
1 : to relax the strain of unloose a grip
2 : to release from or as if from restraints : set free
3 : to loosen the ties of unloose traditional social bonds
Examples of unloose in a Sentence
He unloosed the bonds that held her.
the familiar scent unloosed a flood of pleasant memories from her childhood
Recent Examples of unloose from the Web
On his final attempt, Kovacs unloosed a throw of 73-4 to assume the lead.
As the story opens, the good people of Aldwinter are wondering whether an earthquake has unloosed their old monster from the estuary depths.
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First Known Use of unloose
UNLOOSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unloose for English Language Learners
: to untie or release (something)
: to allow or cause (something powerful) to happen or be expressed
UNLOOSE Defined for Kids
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