Slacken synonyms

slăk'ən
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To make less taut, less compact, etc.
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(Intransitive) To decelerate; to slow down.
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(Chemistry) To decrease the valence of (an atom) by adding electrons.
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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To reduce for some period of time:
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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To reduce the difficulty of (something).
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To signal with or as with a flag; esp., to signal (the driver of a vehicle) to stop
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(Intransitive, of something intense) to lessen
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To make less strict; relax:
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To make alterations to (land) to make it less polluted or more hospitable to wildlife.
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To cause to be less extreme, intense, or violent.
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To calm down.
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To become less severe or intense; slacken:
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To send money, as in payment; pay
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To sink, in the middle, by its weight or under applied pressure, below a horizontal line or plane; as, a line or cable supported by its ends sags, though tightly drawn; the floor of a room sags; hence, to lean, give way, or settle from a vertical position; as, a building may sag one way or another; a door sags on its hinges.
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To make looser or less taut:
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To produce a chemical change in (lime) by combination with water
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To make less harsh
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To sink to a lower level
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(Archaic) To combine in due proportions; to constitute; to compose.
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To loosen; to make something less tight.
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(Intransitive) To become weaker.
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To abate, lessen, lower, etc.
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To become or cause to become less active or intense
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From an earlier to a later period or person
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So as to be away from or not engaged in work or duty:
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To become or cause to become less active or intense
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To ebb means to move out further into the sea and further from land or to gradually decline or lessen.
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Fall is defined as to drop or come down, often unexpectedly.
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(Intransitive) To become detached or to drop from.
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To slip or fall; esp., to slip into a specified state
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To be unproductive; to not perform one's duties.
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(Intransitive, archaic) To decrease physically in size, amount, numbers or surface.
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To reduce pressure; to become less serious
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To produce
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(Economics) To make money harder to borrow or obtain.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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In a strong manner; greatly, severely, vigorously, etc.
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(Idiomatic) Decelerate.
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(Idiomatic, colloquial) To slow, slow down, decelerate.
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make less active or fast
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