How to Pronounce loose?

Correct pronunciation for the word "loose" is [lˈuːs], [lˈuːs], [l_ˈuː_s].

"Loose" in context

Loose is an adjective that refers to something that is not tightly secured or fastened. It can refer to clothing that is not very tight or not fitting correctly, or it can refer to an object that is not tightly secured. It can also mean lacking in strength or firmness, or not strict or rigid. When something is loose, it can easily come undone or fall apart. Loose is the opposite of tight and can refer to things in physical, mental, or emotional contexts. For example, someone can have loose lips if they are not careful with their words, or a game can be too loose if the rules are not rigorously enforced.

What are similar-sounding words for loose?

Usage over time for loose:

This graph shows how "loose" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

22 words made out of letters LOOSE

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