What are the antonyms for LOOSEN?

Synonyms for LOOSEN

Usage Examples for LOOSEN

  1. The red coils were seen to loosen, then fall off; and, although the reptile still writhed, it was only in its death- struggles. - "The Boy Hunters" by Captain Mayne Reid
  2. She felt his arms loosen around her, and she raised her head, wondering, from his shoulder, wonder that turned soon to fear, for he rose up and stood before her white, and with a great agony in his dark eyes. - "The New Tenant" by E. Phillips Oppenheim