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Synonyms for slack

Synonyms for slack

characterized by reduced economic activity

not tautly bound, held, or fastened

guilty of neglect; lacking due care or concern

to reduce in tension, pressure, or rigidity

to avoid the fulfillment of

slack off: to become or cause to become less active or intense

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dust consisting of a mixture of small coal fragments and coal dust and dirt that sifts out when coal is passed over a sieve

a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality

a stretch of water without current or movement

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a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

the quality of being loose (not taut)

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a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely

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avoid responsibilities and work, be idle

be inattentive to, or neglect

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release tension on

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make less active or fast

become slow or slower

make less active or intense

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become less in amount or intensity

cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water

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not tense or taut

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flowing with little speed as e.g. at the turning of the tide

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lacking in rigor or strictness

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References in periodicals archive ?
FOR property vendors, summer is the quietest time of the year and August is the slackest month of summer.
This is the sumptuous experience that awaits anyone who ventures into the Yosemite Valley during its slackest - and arguably its most blissful - season.
According to returns from 171 tool shops, those in the South Central region saw the greatest upsurge in bookings, while the slackest sector was the West.
Assumptions about the lab's busiest and slackest periods were corrected somewhat by the audit results.
4 per cent this year, the slackest in 24 years, and a hair's breadth from the 7.
Stable fiscal, monetary policies Buffeted by sluggish export sales and in part on the government's deliberate attempt to slow activity, China's economy is sagging towards its slackest pace of expansion in 23 years this year, at 7.