Definitions For Looseness


  • Dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure
  • Movement or space for movement
  • The quality of movability by virtue of being free from attachment or other restraints
  • A lack of strict accuracy; laxity of practice
  • Freedom from restraint
  • Frequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor


  • To release or untie (an animal or person)
  • To make (something) less tight
  • To shoot or fire (something, such as an arrow or a bullet)
  • In a way that does not fit close to your body

Is Looseness a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Looseness is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Looseness in a Sentence

  • Some of the shingles on the roof were loose.
  • The rope was tied in a loose knot.
  • The nails had been pried loose.
  • The soldiers loosed a volley of rifle fire.
  • The archers loosed a great volley of arrows at the foot soldiers charging towards them

Synonyms for Looseness

Antonyms for Looseness

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