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re·laxed

 (rĭ-lăkst′)
adj.
1. Not rigorous or strict.
2. Free from strain or tension.
3. Easy and informal in manner.

re•laxed

(rɪˈlækst)

adj.
1. being free of or relieved from tension or anxiety.
2. not strict; easy; informal.
[1630–40]
re•lax′ed•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.relaxed - without strain or anxietyrelaxed - without strain or anxiety; "gave the impression of being quite relaxed"; "a relaxed and informal discussion"
unagitated - not agitated or disturbed emotionally
easy - free from worry or anxiety; "knowing that I had done my best, my mind was easy"; "an easy good-natured manner"; "by the time the chsild faced the actual problem of reading she was familiar and at ease with all the elements words"
tense - in or of a state of physical or nervous tension

relaxed

adjective
1. easy-going, easy, casual, informal, laid-back (informal), mellow, leisurely, downbeat (informal), unhurried, nonchalant, free and easy, mild, insouciant, untaxing Try to adopt a more relaxed manner.
2. comfortable, easy-going, casual, laid-back (informal), informal The atmosphere at lunch was relaxed.

relaxed

adjective
1. Not tautly bound, held, or fastened:
2. Unconstrained by rigid standards or ceremony:
Informal: laid-back.
Translations
uvolněný
afslappet
rento
opušten
くつろいだ
긴장이 풀린
sproščen
avslappnad
ซึ่งผ่อนคลาย
thoải mái

relaxed

[rɪˈlækst] ADJ (gen) → relajado
in a relaxed atmosphereen un clima de distensión
he always seems so relaxedsiempre parece tan sosegado
try to be more relaxedprocura ser más tranquilo

relaxed

[rɪˈlækst] adj
(calm, rested) [person, manner] → détendu(e); [atmosphere] → détendu(e)
a relaxed feeling → un sentiment de détente
to feel relaxed [person] → se sentir détendu(e)

relaxed

adjlocker; person, smile, voicegelöst, entspannt, ruhig; atmosphere, surroundingszwanglos, gelöst, gelockert; throatangegriffen; to feel relaxed (physically) → entspannt sein; (mentally) → sich wohlfühlen; to stand in a relaxed positionin einer zwanglosen Haltung dastehen; to feel relaxed about somethingetw ganz gelassen sehen

relaxed

[rɪˈlækst] adj (muscles) → rilassato/a, rilasciato/a; (person, mood) → disteso/a, rilassato/a

relaxed

مُسْتَرِيح uvolněný afslappet entspannt χαλαρωμένος relajado rento détendu opušten rilassato くつろいだ 긴장이 풀린 ontspannen avslappet zrelaksowany descontraído расслабленный avslappnad ซึ่งผ่อนคลาย rahat thoải mái 不拘束的

relaxed

a. relajado-a.
References in classic literature ?
The discipline of a ship (as all seafaring persons know) becomes relaxed in a long calm.
Its folds relaxed, and the coils of the great body fell in a heap at the roots of the two trees, between which the scientist had been standing.
He - probably swayed by prudential consideration of the folly of offending a good tenant - relaxed a little in the laconic style of chipping off his pronouns and auxiliary verbs, and introduced what he supposed would be a subject of interest to me, - a discourse on the advantages and disadvantages of my present place of retirement.
A single moment's vigilance relaxed, a blanket displaced, a dose of brandy forgotten, and Trent might have walked this life a multi-millionaire, a peer, a little god amongst his fellows, freed for ever from all anxiety.
When she first came I was at some pains to prevent her seeing much of her aunt; but I have relaxed, as I believe I may depend on her observing the rules I have laid down for their discourse.
He wiped the streaming sweat from his brow, relaxed the tension of his knees, - by which the horse breathed more freely, - and, gathering up his reins, moderated the speed of the vigorous animal, his active accomplice on this man-hunt.
Her prejudice against the minister had relaxed under his genial talk and presence, but feeling that Mrs.
In another and later clinch, when she had already relaxed and sighed her relief at seeing him safely snuggled, Ponta, his chin over Joe's shoulder, lifted his right arm and struck a terrible downward blow on the small of the back.
Hugh wiped his heated brow, and relaxed into a smile.
The travel-stained adventurers gazed after her in astonishment, and even the unemotional Indians, journeying in with their pelties, relaxed their accustomed stoicism as they marvelled at the beauty of the pale-faced maiden.
Fatigue stole over her at last; her grasp relaxed, tightened, relaxed again, and they slept side by side.
He sat still and passive, his head resting against the back of the wooden rocking-chair, his hands relaxed upon the arms.