Definition of Loosens

1. Verb. (third-person singular of loosen) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Loosens

1. loosen [v] - See also: loosen

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Loosens

loosely
loosely knit
loosen
loosen the apron strings
loosen the purse strings
loosen up
loosened
loosener
looseners
looseness
looseness of the bowels
loosenesses
loosening
loosens (current term)
looser
looses
loosest
loosestrife
loosestrife family
loosestrifes
looseth
loosey
loosey-goosey
loosey goosey
loosie
loosies
loosing
loosish

Literary usage of Loosens

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"This i5 due to the methods of obtaining it. The skin is treated chemically or submitted to a special treatment which loosens the roots of the fibres. ..."

2. The History of the Condition of Women, in Various Ages and Nations by Lydia Maria Francis Child (1835)
"If she allows him to finish the knot, and neither cuts nor loosens it, ... If she merely loosens it, he is at liberty to try his luck again, ..."

3. The Market Assistant: Containing a Brief Description of Every Article of by Thomas Farrington De Voe (1867)
"The next cut loosens the tenderloin from where it is connected with the fresh ham, when it is torn out upwards towards the ribs or head. ..."

4. The surgeon's vade mecum: A Manual of Modern Surgery by Robert Druitt (1865)
"It generally commences between two teeth, which it gradually separates, then loosens, and finally displaces, and may spread во as to involve several of them ..."

5. The New American Gardener: Containing Practical Directions on the Culture of by Thomas Green Fessenden (1832)
"This loosens the dirt, and clears one side of the carrots almost entirely from the earth. The labourers then, with great facility, take them by their tops ..."

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