Synonyms for loose end

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He struck the horse over the flank with the loose end of the halter rein.

Charge your comb by rubbing it again, and bring it near the loose end of the hair.

"I have it with me," replied Sallette, shaking the loose end of the bag.

Yet I felt guilty, and was afraid to look at him, and remained at a loose end all day.

After all, I reflected, I was at a loose end, and where I went did not matter to anybody.

He inserted the loose end in the take-up reel and motioned to Scotty.

From between the two proceed two velvet bows and a loose end.

"I'm absolutely at a loose end to-night, Barbara," he began.

"I'll do the rest, Matt," said she, picking up the loose end of the rope.

David was quite right, too; I should be at a loose end at Melton.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LOOSE END

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