Antonyms for

Antonyms of verb loose

Antonyms of adj loose

13 senses of loose

Sense 1:
loose (vs. compact)

compact (vs. loose)
clayey, cloggy, heavyclose-packedconsolidatedimpacted, wedgedpackedserriedtight
Sense 2:

INDIRECT (VIA uncontrolled) -> controlled

Sense 3:
loose (vs. tight)

tight (vs. loose)
chokyclenched, clinchedclose, snug, close-fittingskintight, skin-tighttight-fitting, tightfitting, tight fitting, tightly fitting, skinnyviselike
Sense 4:
informal, loose

INDIRECT (VIA unofficial) -> official

Sense 5:
free, loose, liberal

INDIRECT (VIA inexact) -> exact

Sense 6:
lax, loose

INDIRECT (VIA unconstipated) -> constipated

Sense 7:
unaffixed (vs. affixed), loose

Sense 8:
loose, slack

INDIRECT (VIA lax) -> tense

Sense 9:
loose, open

INDIRECT (VIA coarse) -> fine

Sense 10:
idle, loose

INDIRECT (VIA irresponsible) -> responsible

Sense 11:

INDIRECT (VIA unpackaged) -> packaged

Sense 12:
at large(predicate), escaped, loose, on the loose(predicate)

INDIRECT (VIA free) -> unfree

Sense 13:
easy, light, loose, promiscuous, sluttish, wanton

INDIRECT (VIA unchaste) -> chaste

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