Meaning : Not compact or dense in structure or arrangement.
Meaning : (of a ball in sport) not in the possession or control of any player.
A loose ball.
Meaning : Not tight. Not closely constrained or constricted or constricting.
The large shoes were very loose.
Meaning : Not officially recognized or controlled.
An informal agreement.
A loose organization of the local farmers.
Synonyms : informal
Meaning : Emptying easily or excessively.
Synonyms : lax
Meaning : Not affixed.
The stamp came loose.
Synonyms : unaffixed
Meaning : Not tense or taut.
The old man's skin hung loose and grey.
Slack and wrinkled skin.
A slack rope.
A slack grip.
Synonyms : slack
Meaning : (of textures) full of small openings or gaps.
An open texture.
A loose weave.
Synonyms : open
Meaning : Lacking a sense of restraint or responsibility.
A loose tongue.
Synonyms : idle
Meaning : Not carefully arranged in a package.
A box of loose nails.
Meaning : Make loose or looser.
Loosen the tension on a rope.
Synonyms : loosen