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relax/rɪˈlæks/verb
relaxesrelaxedrelaxing
relax
/rɪˈlæks/
verb
relaxesrelaxedrelaxing
Learner's definition of RELAX  
: to become or to cause (something) to become less tense, tight, or stiff
[no object]
[+ object]
— sometimes used figuratively
[no object] : to stop feeling nervous or worried
[no object] : to spend time resting or doing something enjoyable especially after you have been doing work
: to become or to cause (something, such as a rule or law) to become less severe or strict
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object]formal : to allow (something, such as your attention or concentration) to become weaker
[+ object]chiefly US : to use a chemical treatment on (hair) in order to make it straight or straighter
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