Synonyms for loosening

Synonyms for (noun) loosening

Synonyms: loosening, laxation

Definition: the act of making something less tight

Similar words: adjustment, alteration, modification

Definition: the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)


Synonyms: relaxation, slackening, loosening

Definition: an occurrence of control or strength weakening

Usage: the relaxation of requirements; the loosening of his grip; the slackening of the wind

Similar words: weakening

Definition: becoming weaker