loose englannista suomeksi
irti, vapaana, irrallaan
löyhämoraalinen, epäsiveellinen, löyhätapainen
päästää vapaaksi, päästää irti
To let loose, to free from restraints.
To make less tight, to loosen.
Of a grip or hold, to go.
to shoot (an arrow)
- Now when Paul and his company loosed from Paphos, they came to Perga in Pamphylia: and John departing from them returned to Jerusalem.
''This wheelbarrow has a loose wheel.''
''You can buy apples in a pack, but they are cheaper loose.''
Not under control.
''The dog is loose again.''
''I wear loose clothes when it is hot.''
''It is difficult walking on loose gravel.''
''a cloth of loose texture''
''She danced with a loose flowing movement.''
Not precise or exact; vague; indeterminate.
''a loose way of reasoning''
- The comparison employed (..) must be considered rather as a loose analogy than as an exact scientific explanation.
''Loose talk costs lives.''
1819, Lord Byron, ''Don Juan'', I:
- In all these he was much and deeply read; / But not a page of any thing that's loose, / Or hints continuation of the species, / Was ever suffer'd, lest he should grow vicious.
- loose ladies in delight
Not being in the possession of any competing team during a game.
''He caught an elbow going after a loose ball.''
''The puck was momentarily loose right in front of the net.''
The release of an arrow.
2011, Tom Fordyce, ''Rugby World Cup 2011: England 12-19 France'' http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/rugby_union/15210221.stm
- The defeat will leave manager Martin Johnson under pressure after his gamble of pairing Jonny Wilkinson and Toby Flood at 10 and 12 failed to ignite the England back line, while his forwards were repeatedly second best at the set-piece and in the loose.
Freedom from restraint.
- Vent all its griefs, and give a loose to sorrow.
(RQ:Fielding Tom Jone)
- The doctor now interposed, and prevented the effects of a wrath which was kindling between Jones and Thwackum; after which the former gave a loose to mirth, sang two or three amorous songs, and fell into every frantic disorder which unbridled joy is apt to inspire (..)
A letting go; discharge.
begin shooting; release your arrows
''I'm going to loose this game.''