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Definition of loosey-goosey adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    loosey-goosey

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌlusi ˈɡusi//
     
    (informal)
     
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  1. 1relaxed and without tension; comfortable Some guys can goof around, be all loosey-goosey before a game.
  2. 2not precise or careful enough She sometimes took a loosey-goosey approach to her studies.