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Another word for slack

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Adjective
  1. Characterized by reduced economic activity

      1. Yielding readily to pressure or weight:
      2. Easily molded, cut, or worked:
      3. Not tense and therefore capable of absorbing the impact of a ball or puck and of catching, receiving, or controlling it:
      1. Displaying little movement or activity; slow; inactive:
      2. Lacking alertness, vigor, or energy; inert or indolent.
      3. Slow to perform or respond to stimulation.
      1. Not moving or able to move quickly; proceeding at a low speed:
      2. Marked by a retarded tempo:
      3. Taking or requiring a long time:
      1. From a place or position:
      2. At a certain distance in space or time:
      3. From a given course or route; aside:
      1. Arousing little interest; lacking liveliness; boring:
      2. Not brisk or rapid; sluggish:
      3. Not having a sharp edge or point; blunt:
      1. From a higher to a lower place or position:
      2. Toward, to, or on the ground, floor, or bottom:
      3. Downstairs:
    See also:

    increase

  2. Not tautly bound, held, or fastened

    See also:

    tighten

  3. Guilty of neglect; lacking due care or concern

    See also:

    careful

Verb
  1. To reduce in tension, pressure, or rigidity

    See also:

    tighten

  2. To avoid the fulfillment of

    See also:

    do

Idioms:

    slack off

  1. To become or cause to become less active or intense

Another word for slack

Modifier
  1. Not taut

      1. To walk lamely, especially with irregularity, as if favoring one leg.
      2. To move or proceed haltingly or unsteadily:
      3. An irregular, jerky, or awkward gait.
      1. Lacking in rigor, strictness, or firmness.
      2. Not taut, firm, or compact; slack.
      3. Loose and not easily retained or controlled. Used of bowel movements.
      1. Not rigorous or strict.
      2. Free from strain or tension.
      3. Easy and informal in manner.
    See also:

    loose

  2. Not busy