Meaning of LOOSEN in English
1. tr. & intr. make or become less tight or compact or firm.
2 tr. make (a regime etc.) less severe.
3 tr. release (the bowels) from constipation.
4 tr. relieve (a cough) from dryness.
Phrases and idioms:
loosen a person's tongue make a person talk freely. loosen up limber up (see LIMBER(1)).
Oxford English vocab. Оксфордский английский словарь. 2012