Synonyms for (verb) loosen up

Synonyms: unlax, relax, unstrain, unwind, loosen up, make relaxed

Definition: cause to feel relaxed

Usage: A hot bath always relaxes me

Similar words: affect

Definition: act physically on; have an effect upon

Usage: the medicine affects my heart rate


Synonyms: unbend, loosen up, decompress, unwind, relax, slow down

Definition: become less tense, rest, or take one's ease

Usage: He relaxed in the hot tub; Let's all relax after a hard day's work

Similar words: turn, change state

Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election


Synonyms: warm up, loosen up, limber up

Definition: make one's body limber or suppler by stretching, as if to prepare for strenuous physical activity

Similar words: work out, exercise

Definition: do physical exercise

Usage: She works out in the gym every day


Synonyms: loosen up, unstuff

Definition: cause to become unblocked

Usage: The medicine unstuffed my nose in minutes!

Similar words: free, disengage

Definition: free or remove obstruction from

Usage: free a path across the cluttered floor


Synonyms: relax, loosen up

Definition: become less tense, less formal, or less restrained, and assume a friendlier manner

Usage: our new colleague relaxed when he saw that we were a friendly group

Similar words: act, behave, do

Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself

Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people