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Rule "lose (loose)"

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Description: lose (loose)
Message: Did you mean loose (=lax, unattached)?
Category: Commonly Confused Words (ID: CONFUSED_WORDS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • What do you do if your tooth gets knocked lose?
    Correction suggestion: loose
  • The boat broke lose from its moorings.
    Correction suggestion: loose
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-07-24 22:33:07 +0200)