turn loose
phrasal 1. a. to set free <
turned loose the captured animal
>
b. to free from all restraints <
turned them loose with a pile of theme paper to write whatever they liked — Elizabeth P. Schafer
>
2. to fire off ; discharge 3. to open fire

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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