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See definition of loosely on Dictionary.com
  • as inapproximately
  • as infreely

synonyms for loosely

  • almost
  • generally
  • relatively
  • roughly
  • about
  • around
  • ballpark figure
  • bordering on
  • circa
  • close to
  • closely
  • comparatively
  • in the ballpark
  • in the neighborhood of
  • in the region of
  • in the vicinity of
  • just about
  • more or less
  • most
  • much
  • not far from
  • not quite
  • proximately
  • upwards of
  • very close

antonyms for loosely

MOST RELEVANT
  • accurately
  • clearly
  • definitely
  • exactly
  • precisely
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How to use loosely in a sentence

Instead of carrying several loose adapters around, you can get them all in one convenient package.
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They are loose networks and coalitions of many actors and groups.
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Most of the undergraduate student body was scattered to various corners of the earth and at loose ends for the two weeks before virtual learning would begin.
THE MINECRAFT INSTITVTE OF TECHNOLOGYTATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Most multimillionaires are paying about as much attention to loose $20s as you do dimes.
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The city’s remodel would later explode in scope and helped shake loose the asbestos that triggered the attention of the San Diego County Air Pollution Control District.
CITY BOTCHED HIGH-RISE DEAL FROM ACQUISITION TO RENOVATION, INVESTIGATION FINDSJESSE MARX AND LISA HALVERSTADTJULY 30, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The group left the meeting with a loose plan to advocate for more funding — not manage a pandemic.
HOW LOS ANGELES AND SAN DIEGO UNIFIED STARTED DRIVING STATE EDUCATION POLICYWILL HUNTSBERRYJULY 29, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
This summer Ornes, like many parents, found himself with children at loose ends.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SAVE SPECIES, LOCALLY AND GLOBALLYNANCY SHUTEJULY 26, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Whether a star forms in a tight, rowdy cluster or a loose association can influence its future prospects.
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Hydrochloric acid, which is thus loosely combined with proteids, is called "combined" hydrochloric acid.
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Her very pale gold hair, parted and drawn loosely back over the ears, casts a faint shadow on her pure, white skin.
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