loose vs. lose – The Correct Way to Use Each – English Learning

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Loose

Definition:

not tight; not closely constrained or constricted or constricting

Examples:

loose clothing

VS.

Lose

Definition:

fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense

Examples:

She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat

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