Relax synonyms and antonyms

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(Idiomatic) To relax, to not exert oneself.
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To rest
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(Idiomatic) To relax or feel secure about something.
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To rest in death or a grave
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(Economics) To make money harder to borrow or obtain.
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(Intransitive, informal) To relax.
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To close out (a position in a securities or commodities trade)
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(Intransitive, idiomatic) To take more time to do something than is considered acceptable.
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To free from restraint, pressure, or strictness:
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To reduce pressure; to become less serious
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To cast loose; detach:
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To put in a resting position.
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To make oneself comfortable as if were in one's own home.
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(Idiomatic) To relax and enjoy oneself.
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To rest
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(Idiomatic) To relax or rest.
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To be unproductive; to not perform one's duties.
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cause to feel relaxed
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(Intransitive) to be lazy or remiss
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(Intransitive) To become mellow.
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(Intransitive) To gradually decrease in intensity or tautness; to become slack.
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To sit down and not do anything important.
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(Nautical) To fasten:
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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(Intransitive, of something intense) to lessen
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(Intransitive) to become loose; to loosen
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To rest
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(Idiomatic) To wait, especially impatiently or restlessly.
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To have a short rest period in one's work or studies, other activities
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In a slack manner:
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To pass (time) without doing anything:
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To open
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To relax (the mind) from strain or effort
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To put on an air of sentimental tenderness or wistful melancholy
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The definition of lessen is to diminish or to cause something to be diminished or reduced.
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To pass time at leisure; idle.
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(Intransitive, reflexive) To be or to put into a state of rest.
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To make or become tense.
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(Idiomatic) To take a break; to pause or relax briefly.
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Divert is defined as to turn aside or distract from one direction to another.
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To spend time in idleness
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To make alterations to (land) to make it less polluted or more hospitable to wildlife.
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(Medicine) To perform a reduction; to restore a fracture or dislocation to the correct alignment.
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To develop in a slow or unexcited way:
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To relieve from a strain; to relax.
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To reduce the difficulty of (something).
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To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
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To make less rigid
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To reduce for some period of time:
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Soften is defined as to make more soft or more gentle.
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To loosen; to make something less tight.
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(Idiomatic) Decelerate.
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To let the tongue hang from the mouth in this way.
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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To manage to get (along or through) in the face of trials and difficulties
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To take a five-minute break from some activity, take a short break from some activity
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To stir up interest and support through speeches and writing so as to produce changes
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To think or reflect, especially in a calm and deliberate manner.
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To stir the emotions of.
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To lessen or alleviate something, such as pain or a symptom.
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cause to feel relaxed
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make less active or fast
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To strengthen or toughen a material, especially metal, by heat treatment.
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To carry on; persist in:
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To dig, or go digging, for clams
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