"Ginger has a bad habit of biting and snapping; that is why they call her Ginger, and when she was in the loose
box she used to snap very much.
"We'll let him run loose
and see what kindness can do for him.
In the course of the journey, his horses were so much jaded in traversing a steep mountain, that he was induced to turn them loose
to graze during the night.
The rude shock of awakening to what doubtless might prove some new form of danger was still upon me when I heard a rattling of loose
stones from the direction of the bluff, and turning my eyes in that direction I beheld the author of the disturbance, a great copper-colored man, running rapidly toward me.
These in his democratic days, when he was still subject to the laws and to his father, were only let loose
in the dreams of sleep.
When this shower of arrows was over, I fell a groaning with grief and pain; and then striving again to get loose
, they discharged another volley larger than the first, and some of them attempted with spears to stick me in the sides; but by good luck I had on a buff jerkin, which they could not pierce.
A very considerable hoard of precious stones, nearly all diamonds, and all of them loose
, without any setting whatever.
They were rather loose
for me, for he was large and long in his limbs.
"I take them back, I take them back!" said Pierre, "and I ask you to forgive me." Pierre involuntarily glanced at the loose
Looky here, didn't de line pull loose
en de raf' go a-hummin' down de river, en leave you en de canoe behine in de fog?"
In addition, the heel of one of my shoes was loose
, and a nail was working through the sole--they were comfortable old shoes I wore about indoors--so that I was lame.
Should they then abandon their horses, cast themselves loose
in fragile barks upon this wild, doubtful, and unknown river; or should they continue their more toilsome and tedious, but perhaps more certain wayfaring by land?