at loose ends

EnglishEdit

Prepositional phraseEdit

at loose ends

  1. (US, Canada) Without any activity or purpose.
  2. (idiomatic) In an uncertain position or situation.
    I am really at loose ends about this choice, I am between the proverbial rock and hard place.
  3. Not in order; in confusion; carelessly managed.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 28 June 2013, at 20:01