slack

slacks

Substantiv
  • "a sudden slack in output"
a stretch of water without current or movement
  • "suddenly they were in slack water"
the condition of being loose (not taut)
  • "he hadn't counted on the slackness of the rope"

Synonymer

a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely
  • "he took of the slack"



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slacking

Verb
  • "They slacked the line from our ship and I slowly lowered into the water"
avoid responsibilities and work, be idle
be inattentive to, or neglect, as of duties: "He slacks his attention"
release tension on
  • "slack the rope"
make less active or fast
  • "He slackened his pace as he got tired"

Synonymer

Synonymer

Synonymer

cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water, as of lime

Synonymer

slack

Adjektiv
  • "slack sails"
  • "slack and wrinkled skin"
  • "slack in maintaining discipline"
  • "a slack grip"
  • "a slack rope"

Synonymer

Synonymer

flowing with little speed as e.g. at the turning of the tide
  • "slack water"

Synonymer