Part of speech:
Easy and informal in manner.
Having lax bowels
Lacking or having lost rigidity, as of structure or substance:
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
(Now Rare) Not energetic; languid
Slow to perform or respond to stimulation.
Not attentive; heedless; negligent
In a restrained or moderate manner:
To do away with the position or job of
In a leisurely manner.
To make looser or less tight:
To put (a player) at a position in a sport or in a game:
To release from intense concentration, hard work, worry, etc.; give rest to
To neglect or evade doing (something that should be done)
Softly; gently; quietly
(Obsolete) To make tardy.
To render unsteady, removing balance.
Persevering and careful in work; industrious
Extremely or excessively careful about details; scrupulous or finicky
Alert describes a person or thing extremely aware of what is going on with their surroundings, and is often ready to quickly respond to a possibly dangerous situation.
Being in physical motion:
Having or characterized by discipline
The definition of taut is pulled or stretched tight.
Leaving little empty space through compression; compact:
Not bending or flexible; stiff and hard
Lacking ease or comfort of movement; not limber:
The definition of tighten is to make something more fixed in place, more constricted, or more snug.
Low in spirits; depressed:
Arousing little interest; lacking liveliness; boring:
Designating a time when one is not strictly attentive to business or affairs, or is absent from a post, and, hence, a time when affairs are not urgent.
Deserted by an owner or keeper; abandoned:
To make or become slower; slow down:
To disregard is defined as to ignore or treat with a lack of respect.
To fail to care for or attend to sufficiently or properly; slight
Characterized by reduced economic activity
Thorough and painstaking in action or execution; conscientious:
(--- Informal) To serve (a prison term):
Deep mud; wet, soggy earth; slush
Wet, boggy ground, yielding under the foot
The definition of a quag is a shortened version of quagmire, with means a bog or wet area covered in rotting plants.
The period between tides when the water is neither in ebb nor flood
A sudden or sharp fall
A location where a person or thing can be dropped off
A reduction or decrease:
a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality
To combine (lime) chemically with water or moist air.
The definition of abate means to become less or lower in amount or force than at a prior time.
become less in amount or intensity
make less active or fast
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