Definisi 'loosen'

English to English
verb
1 make loose or looser Terjemahkan
Example:
loosen the tension on a rope
source: wordnet30

2 make less severe or strict Terjemahkan
Example:
The government relaxed the curfew after most of the rebels were caught
source: wordnet30

3 become less severe or strict Terjemahkan
Example:
The rules relaxed after the new director arrived
source: wordnet30

4 disentangle and raise the fibers of Terjemahkan
Example:
tease wool
source: wordnet30

5 cause to become loose Terjemahkan
Example:
undo the shoelace
untie the knot
loosen the necktie
source: wordnet30

6 make less dense Terjemahkan
Example:
loosen the soil
source: wordnet30

7 become loose or looser or less tight Terjemahkan
Example:
The noose loosened
the rope relaxed
source: wordnet30

8 To make loose; to free from tightness, tension, firmness, or fixedness; to make less dense or compact; as, to loosen a string, or a knot; to loosen a rock in the earth. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

9 To become loose; to become less tight, firm, or compact. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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