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slack

synonym (synonym of slack)

  • (noun.process)
    a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a stretch of water without current or movement (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    the quality of being loose (not taut) (noun.attribute)
     
  • (verb.change)
    make less active or fast (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    become slow or slower (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    make less active or intense (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    become less in amount or intensity (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water (verb.change)
     
  • (adj.all)
    not tense or taut (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    lacking in rigor or strictness (adj.all)
     

similar (similar with slack)

  • flowing with little speed as e.g. at the turning of the tide (adj.all)
    (of fluids) not moving or flowing (adj.all)
     
  • lacking in rigor or strictness (adj.all)
    characterized by neglect and undue lack of concern (adj.all)
     
  • not tense or taut (adj.all)
    lacking in strength or firmness or resilience (adj.all)
     

hypernym (slack IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely (noun.artifact)
    a line made of twisted fibers or threads (noun.artifact)
     
  • a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality (noun.process)
    process of changing to an inferior state (noun.process)
     
  • a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot (noun.object)
    wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fue more.. (noun.object)
     
  • a stretch of water without current or movement (noun.object)
    a large and unbroken expanse or distance (noun.object)
     
  • avoid responsibilities and work, be idle (verb.social)
    avoid (one's assigned duties) (verb.social)
     
  • be inattentive to, or neglect (verb.cognition)
    fail to attend to (verb.cognition)
     
  • become less in amount or intensity (verb.change)
    decrease in size, extent, or range (verb.change)
     
  • become slow or slower (verb.change)
    become weaker (verb.change)
     
  • cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water (verb.change)
    cause to be hydrated; add water or moisture to (verb.change)
     
  • dust consisting of a mixture of small coal fragments and coal dust and dirt that sifts out when coal is passed over a sieve (noun.substance)
    the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up (noun.substance)
     
  • make less active or intense (verb.change)
    make smaller (verb.contact)
     
  • release tension on (verb.change)
    make loose or looser (verb.change)
     
  • the quality of being loose (not taut) (noun.attribute)
    movement or space for movement (noun.attribute)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF slack relation)

  • cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water (verb.change)
    alter by exposure to air with conversion at least in part to a carbonate (verb.change)
     

derivation (.... is derived from slack)

synonym similar hypernym hyponym derivation drop-off falling off slack water mire slackness relax negligent standing lax cord looseness bog peat bog stretch declension air-slake loose mire muck bog down get stuck

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