Meaning: If you are at a loose end, you have spare time but don't know what to do with it.
Idioms similar to 'At loose ends'
- Loose end
- All's well that ends well
- At a loose end
- Both ends meet
- Screw loose
- Odds and ends
- Play fast and loose
- Burn the candle at both ends
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