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verb as in let loose

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As the agents apprehended and detained the man, the dog remained unleashed, and ran down the hill to where Marino was sleeping.

They unleashed a hail of bullets to rival the final scene in ‘Bonnie and Clyde.’

The New York Daily News declared that “Russian strongman Vladimir Putin has unleashed a weapon of mass distraction.”

The city has unleashed messianic passions since biblical times.

Moments later, a mob of about 25 young men burst through the door and unleashed a brutal attack on Singh.

That was the meaning of all the loud halloo—for that the hounds were unleashed and the hunting-horns sounded.

To have unleashed it all at once would have made him too eager, would have weakened him.

I watched it, as one stands before the unleashed torrents of the sea and sky, overwhelmed with my own shrunk significance.

There was no doubt in her mind that when Conal let his tongue loose, unleashed the rage in him, McNab would do what he wanted.

With a snarl like an unleashed wild-cat and a swift noiseless movement, Private Newt Spooner leaped forward.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unleashed, such as: release, discharge, free, and vent.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.