money in the form of coins suitable for small expenditures
Money at hand and to spare; available money: I wanted to help, but didn’t have any loose change (1827+)
- Loose cover
noun 1. a fitted but easily removable cloth cover for a chair, sofa, etc US and Canadian name slipcover
[loos] /lus/ adjective, looser, loosest. 1. free or released from fastening or attachment: a loose end. 2. free from anything that binds or restrains; unfettered: loose cats prowling around in alleyways at night. 3. uncombined, as a chemical element. 4. not bound together: to wear one’s hair loose. 5. not put up in a package […]
[loos-fit-ing] /ˈlusˈfɪt ɪŋ/ adjective 1. (of a garment) fitting loosely; not following the contours of the body closely.
[loos-foo t-id] /ˈlusˈfʊt ɪd/ adjective, Nautical. 1. (of a fore-and-aft sail) not having the foot bent to a boom.