Responding to public opinion, states have loosened gun laws to allow citizens to carry weapons with them almost anywhere they go.
Just as Florence and the Renaissance loosened the grip of the feudal lords and "focused on the worth of a human being," she said.
Do you think that if the rules on celibacy were loosened, this would change things considerably?
It's these subtle touches that updated—and loosened—Beckham's typically conservative aesthetic.
He loosened it now and then to prevent our prisoner from losing his leg.
Iwanich bowed, loosened a scale from the body of the grateful beast, put it carefully away, and returned home.
Blocks of slate are loosened by blasting, and are taken to the splitting-shed.
How like life, those soft curls burst from their loosened pressure!
These were the men who in their folly had loosened the waters and died of their rashness.
The bully staggered, but before he went down there came another blow that loosened one of his teeth.