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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Loosen the ties of; Grant freedom to.

Usage examples (34)
  • Not only that, but unloosen is actually a perfectly good, old verb; so is unloose, which turns up in Shakespeare and Sheridan and Shelley.
  • These sights unloosen the bonds that bind him to the world.
  • He could unloosen a fly in a hotel lobby without anyone seeing.
  • When you breathe you actually help to unloosen them and let them go. for more
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