Definisi 'loosen'
English to English
verb
1 make loose or looser
Example:
• loosen the tension on a rope
source: wordnet30
2 make less severe or strict
Example:
• The government relaxed the curfew after most of the rebels were caught
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3 become less severe or strict
Example:
• The rules relaxed after the new director arrived
source: wordnet30
4 disentangle and raise the fibers of
Example:
• tease wool
source: wordnet30
5 cause to become loose
Example:
• undo the shoelace
• untie the knot
• loosen the necktie
source: wordnet30
6 make less dense
Example:
• loosen the soil
source: wordnet30
7 become loose or looser or less tight
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.
source: webster1913
9 To become loose; to become less tight, firm, or compact.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
stiffen, laxation, loosening, relaxation, slackening, loose, relax, weaken, alter, change, modify, unbend, remit, slacken, slack, scarify,

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