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synonyms for let loose

  • detach
  • emancipate
  • free
  • redeem
  • rescue
  • save
  • deliver
  • discharge
  • disembarrass
  • loose
  • loosen
  • manumit
  • release
  • unbind
  • unchain
  • unhook
  • bail one out
  • free up
  • get out from under
  • let out
  • save one's neck
  • set free
  • unshackle
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antonyms for let loose

MOST RELEVANT
  • harm
  • hold
  • hurt
  • incarcerate
  • detain
  • imprison
  • keep
  • hold back
  • limit
  • prevent
  • restrain
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            How to use let 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
            "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
            He rode easily, with a loose rein, and he waved his disengaged hand the instant he caught sight of the white faces.
            THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
            People like you, who get married in spite of everybody, ought not to be let loose on society.
            THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
            In the lungs hemoglobin forms a loose combination with oxygen, which it readily gives up when it reaches the tissues.
            A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
            As she left the wood she saw a big hay-stack, as firm and shapely of outline as a house, not a loose wisp anywhere.
            ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
            And after that Grandfather Mole couldn't resist burrowing in the loose earth now and then.
            THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
            He fumbled under his overcoat for loose silver, drew out a handful and paid off the taximan.
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            WORDS RELATED TO LET LOOSE

            • blow the lid off
            • bounce
            • bound
            • cut capers
            • cut loose
            • dance
            • frisk
            • gambol
            • go on a tear
            • hop
            • horse around
            • jump
            • kick up one's heels
            • leap
            • let loose
            • play
            • raise hell
            • rollick
            • romp
            • skip
            • spring
            • whoop it up
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