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Synonyms for relax

be or feel at ease

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  • be alert
  • be alarmed

make less tense

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to reduce in tension, pressure, or rigidity

to take repose by ceasing work or other effort for an interval of time

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become less tense, rest, or take one's ease

make less taut

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become loose or looser or less tight

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cause to feel relaxed

become less tense, less formal, or less restrained, and assume a friendlier manner

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make less severe or strict

become less severe or strict

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make less active or fast

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What outcomes do clients attribute to the use of relax strategies?
The bow sling allows the hand to relax, because the sling eliminates the need to grab the bow after the shot.
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To encourage workers, Relax The Back is giving away workspace solution products on their Facebook page.
Close your eyes and observe your breathing for a moment or two then bring your attention to your scalp, become aware of how it feels then tell it to relax.
In his new book, Relax In A Minute, Tony says: "Too often in the past, self-help has been sharp-suited men ordering you across hot coals, or blokes with ponytails waving incense around, telling you 'Change doesn't come quickly'.
Tense the arms and then relax them as you breathe out.
TODAY'S hectic lifestyles can often leave us battling to find an effective way to beat stress and relax.
In other words, breathing more deeply allows you to relax, the opposite of the fight or flight syndrome.
Students may do simple stretches before a practice session, such as extending the arms overhead or doing a forward bend, to relax the muscles and focus the mind.
Chances are your quadriceps are tight and unable to relax enough to allow a full descent without difficulty.
Start your day with a buffet breakfast at the Mirador Cafe, then find a poolside chair and relax.
Spas are places people go to totally relax, focus on themselves and get gorgeous in the process.
This activity allows one part of DNA to pass through another so it can untangle and relax.