Synonyms
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1. slack

adjective. ['ˈslæk'] not tense or taut.

Synonyms

  • lax

Antonyms

  • waxing
  • inflate

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Words that Rhyme with Slack

  • post-attack
  • vanvlack
  • knick-knack
  • unpack
  • tabak
  • stracke
  • strack
  • repack
  • oblak
  • dulac
  • chirac
  • beaulac
  • whack
  • trak
  • track
  • trac
  • stack
  • stac
  • spak
  • spack
  • snack
  • smack
  • schrack
  • schnack
  • schlack
  • quack
  • plaque
  • placke
  • plack
  • kwak

Example sentences of the word slack


1. Noun, singular or mass
Be sure to leave some slack on the part of the cord that is inside the house.

2. slack

verb. ['ˈslæk'] avoid responsibilities and work, be idle.

Synonyms

  • goldbrick
  • shirk
  • fiddle

Antonyms

  • energise
  • focus
  • obey
  • enliven

3. slack

adjective. ['ˈslæk'] lacking in rigor or strictness.

Synonyms

  • lax

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise

4. slack

noun. ['ˈslæk'] the quality of being loose (not taut).

Synonyms

  • slackness
  • play

Antonyms

  • expand
  • appreciate
  • lengthen

5. slack

noun. ['ˈslæk'] a stretch of water without current or movement.

Synonyms

  • slack water

Antonyms

  • classification
  • inflation

6. slack

verb. ['ˈslæk'] cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water.

Synonyms

  • slake
  • air-slake

Antonyms

  • end
  • levitation
  • defeat

7. slack

verb. ['ˈslæk'] become less in amount or intensity.

Synonyms

  • let up
  • decrease
  • abate
  • lessen
  • fall
  • die away
  • slack off

Antonyms

  • appear
  • take office
  • succeed
  • die

8. slack

verb. ['ˈslæk'] become slow or slower.

Synonyms

  • slow down
  • slow up
  • slacken
  • weaken

Antonyms

  • dirty
  • uncover
  • abstain
  • sudden

9. slack

noun. ['ˈslæk'] a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot.

Synonyms

  • bog
  • quagmire
  • morass
  • quag
  • peat bog

Antonyms

  • maximise
  • maximize
  • escalate
  • strengthening

10. slack

noun. ['ˈslæk'] a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely.

Antonyms

  • stretch
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