loosen - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate loosen

loosen is hyphenated as loos-en

How to pronounce loosen

loosen is pronounced ´lōːs ən

Number of syllables in loosen

The number of syllables in loosen is 2

What part of speech in loosen?

loosen can be a transitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word loosen?

loosen is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does loosen convey?

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Common collocations after 'loosen'

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Common collocations before 'loosen'

arm, around, back, began, bottom, did, down, felt, hand, head, now, off, something, tie, will

Words with similar spelling to loosen

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Common Verb Collocations of loosen

adjust, attempt, be, begin, break, can, design, dissolve, do, enjoy, fall, get, have, help, hold, let, make, need, relax, remove, should, soften, start, tend, tighten, try, want, warn, will, use

Common Adverb Collocations of loosen

almost, already, certainly, down, enough, extremely, forth, gently, hardly, how, never, not, now, once, only, somehow, then, up, very, well, willingly

Common Conjunction Collocations of loosen

and, but, either, nor, or

Lists containing loosen

Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'detach'
Synonyms of 'diffuse'
Synonyms of 'discharge'
Synonyms of 'disengage'
Synonyms of 'disjoin'
Synonyms of 'disperse'
Synonyms of 'doff'
Synonyms of 'ease'
Synonyms of 'emancipate'
Synonyms of 'fluff'
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