verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of relax
SYNONYMS FOR relax
OTHER WORDS FROM relaxre·lax·a·tive, re·lax·a·tory [ri-lak-suh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee], /rɪˈlæk səˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivere·lax·er, nouno·ver·re·lax, verbun·re·lax·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for relax
Things like sitting in a pile of puppies, or trying new foods, or watching films, or even just relaxing with your partner’s arm around your shoulders.
Because the injected muscle can no longer contract, the wrinkles soften and relax.
It’s the perfect setting for relaxing after a day spent exploring the adventure capital of Duluth.
Coffee or lemongrass candles aid alertness, whereas lavender and chamomile candles help relax you.Looking for a small gift idea? Try one of these scented candles|PopSci Commerce Team|September 29, 2020|Popular Science
Hold your arms straight along your body, just off the floor, with your shoulders relaxed and down.Time-Crunched? Try This Effective 10-Minute Workout|Hayden Carpenter|September 29, 2020|Outside Online
I tried to relax too, but I felt my stomach tighten and I began to sweat.
Libkin found old beds to put in the wild-looking garden around Dacha, so couples in love could relax on them after the meal.In War-Torn Ukraine, Savva Libkin's Delicious Recipes for Survival|Anna Nemtsova|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Why won't anyone let Justin Bieber relax and have a good time?!An Unlikely Hero Blooms in Ibiza: Orlando Bloom Sort of Punches Justin Bieber|Amy Zimmerman|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But as the opening crawl assures, “none of this is canon, so just relax.”‘Phineas and Ferb’ Pilot Disney’s Premier Voyage into ‘Star Wars’|Jason Lynch|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It strolls and meanders, stopping to relax on a bench for a spell and feel the fresh breeze.Disney World Means Everything to a Special Needs Mom|Elizabeth Picciuto|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Why couldn't he relax into a life such as they led, without all this talk of effort and planning?The Wrong Twin|Harry Leon Wilson
Another quarter passed, and lest the cord should relax she changed it from one hand to the other.Hetty Gray|Rosa Mulholland
He can't just relax and enjoy the scene and become the actor like a paying customer.The Premiere|Richard Sabia
“Sure feels good to get out and stretch,” smiled Bob, taking advantage of the opportunity to relax his cramped legs.Captured by the Arabs|James H. Foster
With Wagner's death in 1883 his hold on mundane matters began to relax.Franz Liszt|James Huneker