Loose in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Loose

Not fixed in place tightly or firmly. | Not held or packaged together. | Not under control.

Short Example Sentence for Loose

  • 1. The teeth are loose in my jaws. 🔊
  • 2. With treadle and fast and loose pulley. 🔊
  • 3. The ox that is loose is best licked. 🔊
  • 4. I am suddenly at loose ends.... 🔊
  • 5. To give a loose to love, a love like this? 🔊
  • 6. What jarred you all loose from Texas? 🔊
  • 7. Then he turned loose on MacRae with a battery of questions. 🔊
  • 8. Is it because his will may be loose from the influence of motives? 🔊

How to use Loose in a Sentence?

  • 1. The spherical shell has a loose stem which is loaded into the bore and drops out in flight. 🔊
  • 2. A litter of loose pages at the bottom of the box excited my curiosity but faintly. 🔊
  • 3. This is the cause of volition, and it is impossible for the effect to be loose from its cause. 🔊
  • 4. As he dragged the loose bundles over the stubble, he heard a footfall in his rear. 🔊
  • 5. The house had no cellar, but there was plenty of room under it for stowing away the loose earth. 🔊
  • 6. We made the freight camp, however, just as the storm cut loose in deadly earnest. 🔊
  • 7. Little Hana looks like a butterfly in her loose dress embroidered all over with bright flowers. 🔊
  • 8. Grant that the father bore too strict a hand Upon his loose desires; he should have borne it. 🔊
  • 9. They had turned the horses loose a mile or so away, and I found them grazing together. 🔊
  • 10. To gratify a loose desire; My love is chaste, without alloy Of wanton wish or lustful fire. 🔊
  • 11. Then he jerked himself loose and sprang up, staring about in the darkness for some enemy that he could kill. 🔊
  • 12. The creeping of salts that took place was only around spots where the edges of the seal were loose from the jar. 🔊
  • 13. She turned him down; and at the last moment he upset our plans by deciding to cut loose and go with us. 🔊
  • 14. This was hard by the keeper's cottage, and surrounded by a high fence of loose stones. 🔊
  • 15. The woman came forward, having little more on her than a loose chintz wrapper and straw slippers on her bare feet. 🔊
  • 16. Apafi wears a short grey coat with loose sleeves, which is fastened round his loins by a silken cord. 🔊
  • 17. Then the rain and the thunder burst loose and the waiting town swarmed up the hill in the glare of the lightning like an invasion of ants. 🔊
  • 18. I clung to them as one clings to a wreck, though he knows he must eventually cast himself loose and swim for his life. 🔊
  • 19. The breeze swept through the room, flapping the curtains, blowing about loose articles into a strange confusion. 🔊
  • 20. His loose but well-fitting country clothes, his tie and soft collar, were all well-chosen and suitable. 🔊
  • 21. Large thorns are easily seen and easily removed, but the abominable ones are the small ones left loose on the surface of the ground. 🔊
  • 22. The flesh of spawning fish is loose and watery, insipid and tasteless, and rarely brings more than a few pence per pound. 🔊
  • 23. His boots were killing him, his shin bones ached, and his feet at every step sank to the ankles in the loose sand. 🔊
  • 24. He would conduct us with careful supervision from the camp to the city, and there let us loose for two hours to play in the bazaar. 🔊
  • 25. Small purse nets are spread over these, and I always preferred these loose to being pegged or fixed in any way. 🔊
  • 26. Her head was tied up Malay fashion in a red handkerchief, with a mass of loose hair hanging under it behind. 🔊
  • 27. But on a loose half-sheet of notepaper between its pages I find this passage that follows, written very carefully. 🔊
  • 28. Loose ends of rope stood out stiffly horizontal, and, when a whipping gave, the loose end frazzled and blew away. 🔊
  • 29. He dashed away the heap of rubbish on the hearth-stone, and digging the pick into the loose earth round it, dragged it up without much difficulty. 🔊
  • 30. The ones and twos were lumped together, the strays turned loose on the plain, and the outfit plodded on to the east, driving their cut before them. 🔊
  • 31. Myra was robed in a loose gown of fine linen, her dark hair hung upon her shoulders, and a book which she had been reading lay open on her knee. 🔊
  • 32. Thus he played fast and loose with his conscience, and was really being carried with the tide while he fancied himself to be riding safely at anchor. 🔊