turn (someone or something) loose

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turn (someone or something) loose

To release or discharge someone or something, as from confinement. Due to a lack of evidence, the suspects were turned loose by police. Samantha was suspended for turning mice loose throughout the school.
See also: loose, turn
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The teenager was able to punch the shark, though it managed to bite her in the leg before it turned her loose, officials said.
Kirchmaier said that she joined the networking site at the age of 95 when her kids gave her a computer, a printer and a digital camera and turned her loose.
haggas then turned her loose in handicap company at Newbury, taking another leap in trip to 10 furlongs to win by four and a half lengths, earning her a 12lb hike in the ratings to her current mark of 94.
At the top of the stretch I turned her loose a little bit and let her run.
With speed and dexterity, Kirkland rolled dunes of wool off Parrot's body and then turned her loose for the mama sheep's inspection before he wrestled the old ewe down for her turn.
I don't know exactly how fast she is, I've never turned her loose.