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synonyms for cast loose

  • clear
  • deliver
  • discharge
  • drop
  • free
  • issue
  • leak
  • surrender
  • absolve
  • acquit
  • commute
  • disengage
  • dispense
  • emancipate
  • exculpate
  • excuse
  • exempt
  • exonerate
  • extricate
  • liberate
  • loose
  • loosen
  • manumit
  • spring
  • unbind
  • unchain
  • undo
  • unfasten
  • unleash
  • unloose
  • untie
  • vent
  • yield
  • bail out
  • give off
  • give out
  • go easy on
  • let off
  • let off steam
  • let up on
  • open up
  • set at large
  • set free
  • set loose
  • take out
  • turn loose
  • turn out
  • unfetter
  • unshackle
  • wipe slate clean
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antonyms for cast loose

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  • confine
  • detain
  • hold
  • imprison
  • keep
  • limit
  • restrain
  • retain
  • suppress
  • bind
  • blame
  • charge
  • condemn
  • convict
  • fasten
  • incarcerate
  • incriminate
  • prevent
  • sentence
  • collect
  • gather
  • maintain
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How to use cast loose in a sentence

Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
She was holding the back of her chair with one hand; her loose sleeve had slipped almost to the shoulder of her uplifted arm.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
They are so rich in harmony, so weird, so wild, that when you hear them you are like a sea-weed cast upon the bosom of the ocean.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The motherly woman received the babe instinctively and cast aside the travelling-rug in which he was enveloped.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Now, the whole Northwest groaned beneath a cast-iron prohibition law at that time, and for some years thereafter.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
"I call you," the policeman said, and stripping the saddle and bridle from his sweaty horse, turned him loose to graze.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
For good or ill, the torrent of rebellion was suffered to break loose, and it soon engulfed a continent.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Mrs. Newbolt was looking away toward the hills, a dreamy cast in her placid face.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
He was cast down to think that he might have spared himself the trouble of donning his beautiful yellow doublet from Paris.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Happening to cast his eyes that way, he saw a light where he had never seen one before—in the little unused chapel.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
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