- not tense or taut 2. [adj] - (of textures) full of small openings or gaps 3. [adj] - not fixed firmly or tightly 4. [adj] - not carefully arranged in a package 5. [adj] - not tight 6. [adj] - freely producing mucus 7. [adj] - not restrained or confined or attached 8. [adj] - (of a ball in sport) not in the...Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=loose
• (superl.) Unconnected; rambling. • (n.) A letting go; discharge. • (superl.) Not strict in matters of morality; not rigid according to some standard of right. • (superl.) Lax; not costive; having lax bowels. • (a.) To relax; to loosen; to make less strict. • (v. i.) To set sail. • (n.) Freedom from restraint. &b...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/loose/
(of textures) full of small openings or gaps; `an open texture`; `a loose weave`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=loose
Loose (lōs) adjective [ Compar. Looser ; superl. Loosest .] [ Middle English loos , lous , laus , Icelandic lauss ; akin to OD. loos , D. los, Anglo-Saxon leás false, deceitful, German Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/61
Loose intransitive verb
To set sail. [ Obsolete] Acts xiii. 13. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/61
Loose noun 1.
Freedom from restraint. [ Obsolete] Prior. 2.
A letting go; discharge. B. Jonson. To give a loose
, to give freedom.
« Vent all its griefs, and give a loose
to sorrow.» Addison. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/61
1. Unbound; untied; unsewed; not attached, fastened, fixed, or confined; as, the loose sheets of a book. 'Her hair, nor loose, nor tied in formal plat.' (Shak) ... 2. Free from constraint or obligation; not bound by duty, habit, etc.; with from or of. 'Now I stand Loose of my vow; but who knows Cato's thoughts ?' (Addison) ... 3. Not tight or close...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
A player who calls bets with weak hands or when he doesn't have the odds to justify it. The opposite of tight.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21206
A return that is too high, too long, has insufficient spin or a combination of the above. Easy for the opponent to attack or kill. Compare tight.Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary181.htm
A slang term for oversteer.Found on http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/glossary-of-terms-info
lax or not crowded; with distant or scattered unitsFound on http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/help/glossary
Loose is slang for relaxed, nonchalant.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZL.HTM
Refers to the condition of a book; the text block is coming loose from the binding at the hinges.Found on http://www.alibris.com/glossary/glossary-books
Slot machines with a high payoff. Slang.Found on http://www.gamblingplanet.org/Gambling-Glossary-L
sueltoFound on http://www.aleida.net/gloss3-en.html
To let go of the bowstring at full draw, ideally by relaxation of the fingers holding the bow string.
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To releaseFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21056
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