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adverb loosely pronunciation in British English /ˈluːsli/
  1. 1
    not firmly or tightly

    He held the rope loosely in his right hand.

  2. 2
    not in an exact or detailed way

    loosely translated

    The two terms are employed very loosely, and are often interchangeable.



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