break loose

break loose
free oneself, escape

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • break loose — break free or break loose 1) to escape from someone who is trying to hold you 2) to escape from an unpleasant person or situation that controls your life She ll never be happy until she breaks free of her family …   English dictionary

  • break loose — index elude, escape Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • break loose — verb 1. be unleashed; emerge with violence or noise (Freq. 2) His anger exploded • Syn: ↑explode, ↑burst forth • Derivationally related forms: ↑explosion (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • break loose — v. (D; intr.) to break loose from * * * (D; intr.) to break loose from …   Combinatory dictionary

  • break loose — Synonyms and related words: bail out, break away, break jail, break out, clear, cut loose, disembarrass, disembroil, disengage, disentangle, disinvolve, dislodge, escape, escape prison, evade, extricate, flee, fly the coop, free, get away, get… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • break loose — to escape. People are worried that they would be unsafe if that tiger ever broke loose …   New idioms dictionary

  • To break loose — Loose Loose (l[=oo]s), a. [Compar. {Looser} (l[=oo]s [ e]r); superl. {Loosest}.] [OE. loos, lous, laus, Icel. lauss; akin to OD. loos, D. los, AS. le[ a]s false, deceitful, G. los, loose, Dan. & Sw. l[ o]s, Goth. laus, and E. lose. [root]127. See …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To break loose — Break Break (br[=a]k), v. i. 1. To come apart or divide into two or more pieces, usually with suddenness and violence; to part; to burst asunder. [1913 Webster] 2. To open spontaneously, or by pressure from within, as a bubble, a tumor, a seed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • break loose — verb to escape, to free oneself …   Wiktionary

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