Definitions of relax
n. - To make lax or loose; to make less close, firm, rigid, tense, or the like; to slacken; to loosen; to open; as, to relax a rope or cord; to relax the muscles or sinews. 2
n. - To make less severe or rigorous; to abate the stringency of; to remit in respect to strenuousness, earnestness, or effort; as, to relax discipline; to relax one's attention or endeavors. 2
n. - Hence, to relieve from attention or effort; to ease; to recreate; to divert; as, amusement relaxes the mind. 2
n. - To relieve from constipation; to loosen; to open; as, an aperient relaxes the bowels. 2
v. i. - To become lax, weak, or loose; as, to let one's grasp relax. 2
v. i. - To abate in severity; to become less rigorous. 2
v. i. - To remit attention or effort; to become less diligent; to unbend; as, to relax in study. 2
n. - Relaxation. 2
a. - Relaxed; lax; hence, remiss; careless. 2
The word "relax" uses 5 letters: A E L R X.
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