Loosely meaning

In a loose manner.
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Not tightly.

Insert all the bolts loosely, then tighten them.

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It's red, to use the term loosely, sort of brown and sort of orange, let's call it reddish.

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Used to indicate an imprecise use of words; short for loosely speaking.

A whale is, loosely, maybe very loosely, a fish.

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Origin of loosely

  • loose +‎ -ly

    From Wiktionary