let (someone) loose (on something)

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let (someone) loose (on something)

To allow someone to do something as they please, without supervision or control. It's so nice to go to the park and let the kids loose for a while. I hope the board of directors aren't let loose on our project. We can't afford to have them changing things last minute!
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References in classic literature ?
I wouldn't have three such months again if they let me loose in the treasury at Washington for it.
Once let me loose on the lush, and, Lord love yer, I'm a gone coon