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See definition of loosened on Dictionary.com
  • as indetached
  • as inloose
  • as inrelaxed
  • as inunconfined

synonyms for loosened

  • isolated
  • removed
  • severed
  • disjoined
  • divided
  • emancipated
  • free
  • isolate
  • loose
  • separate
  • alone
  • apart
  • discrete
  • unaccompanied
  • unconnected

antonyms for loosened

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  • attached
  • biased
  • combined
  • compassionate
  • connected
  • coupled
  • engaged
  • interested
  • linked
  • merged
  • sympathetic
  • united
  • strict
  • tight
  • hindered
  • rigid
  • stiff
  • constrained
  • restricted
  • taut
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    How to use loosened in a sentence

    Earlier this year, Apple also loosened restrictions on some cloud-gaming apps and email services, charging a fee to fewer developers.
    APPLE TO CUT APP STORE FEES IN HALF FOR MOST DEVELOPERSVERNE KOPYTOFFNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
    For months, Desmond has been making the case on his podcast and from his seat on the Board of Supervisors that public health officials should loosen their restrictions.
    SAN DIEGANS ARE WORRIED, BUT THEY HAVE NOT LOST TRUSTSCOTT LEWIS AND KARA GRANTNOVEMBER 3, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    This power to lift or loosen obligations can certainly be used for good.
    THE GOVERNMENT’S HIDDEN SUPERPOWER: ‘UNRULES’MATTHEWHEIMEROCTOBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
    Record numbers of people are voting early or requesting absentee ballots in Virginia as the coronavirus pandemic and newly loosened election laws reshape voting habits here during this year’s presidential election.
    VIRGINIA VOTING GUIDE: WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT EARLY VOTING, MAIL-IN BALLOTSANTONIO OLIVO, PATRICIA SULLIVANOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    Cases now attach via magnet, which allows them to loosen their death grip on the edges of your device.
    THE IPHONE 12 PRO IS A BIG UPGRADE EVEN WITHOUT THE 5G HYPESTAN HORACZEKOCTOBER 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    The poll asked about the border being closed for all non-essential travel, and 57 percent of respondents were opposed to loosening those restrictions at this time.
    VOICE POLL: LAWSON-REMER HOLDS MAJOR LEAD IN DISTRICT 3 SUPERVISOR RACEJESSE MARXOCTOBER 27, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    One of the biggest challenges our clients have is understanding where they’re able to loosen brand safety guidelines and trusting the technology to go to work.
    AS YOUTUBE ADOPTS NEW STANDARDS, THE TRANSITION FROM BRAND SAFETY TO SUITABILITY IS ACCELERATINGSEB JOSEPHOCTOBER 22, 2020DIGIDAY
    Collectively, though, Republican candidates have expressed support for loosening restrictions on businesses and setting aside more open space for schools and others.
    WHAT REPUBLICANS SAY THEY’LL DO IF THEY KEEP CONTROL OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORSJESSE MARXOCTOBER 20, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    Restoring forests reduces the erosion that often follows wildfires when rain loosens exposed soil, damaging roads, power lines and ecosystems and depositing sediments in reservoirs.
    HEALTHY FORESTS DO MORE THAN JUST PREVENT WILDFIRESBY BALES & CONKLIN/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    Restaurants took advantage of pandemic-driven state and local ordinances that temporarily loosened regulations and in some cases allowed business to expand into streets for the season to recoup some of the seats lost indoors.
    A LOOMING MENACE FOR RESTAURANTS: WINTER IS COMINGBRENNA HOUCKOCTOBER 15, 2020EATER
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    WORDS RELATED TO LOOSENED

    • alone
    • apart
    • discrete
    • disjoined
    • divided
    • emancipated
    • free
    • isolate
    • isolated
    • loose
    • loosened
    • removed
    • separate
    • severed
    • unaccompanied
    • unconnected
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.