slackly


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in a relaxed manner

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Boyd said: "We were slack at the start and finished slackly.
Appendix: Moses's last sermon, lines 1443-94 Wherefore obserue my words, which our lord by my mouth commands you When thou unto the lord thy god hast sworne or made a vow Frustrate make not thy word, nor slackly do the same fulfill 445 For the same at thy hands require be sure our lord god will.
Emnes and new boy Emmanuel Ledesma scored before Bury pulled one back from a slackly defended corner.
Starting slackly, Liverpool were two down inside half an hour, with Davies and Reo-Coker both given the freedom of the Reebok to punish alarmingly hesitant defending.
Unlike years earlier when the young girls of Ruby needed protection from the threat of the circling cars, when their "guns [were] not pointing at anything, just held slackly against thighs," now the men have their "clean, handsome guns" trained on the convent women (13, 3).
Religious observances are not only slackly attended, but spoken of with contempt and derision.
To start so slackly in a game of such importance was embarrassing.
In discussing slackly they overlooked the detail that in the Complaint some of the Fickle Maid's hair, not quite breaking its 'bondage', is 'slackly braided in loose negligence' (ll.
Another weak point, which is commonly (mis)used by the political elites in order to pursuit their own interests, are the slackly rules in the field of the conflicts of interests.
Unpromisingly, "Crowned" opens with the usual reality-competition yada yada yada -- the contestants ooh and ahh over their digs, a "magnificent pageant palace"; they all say something like, "I definitely think we're the team to beat"; they cattily disparage the other teams (but not cleverly or nearly enough to make this a guilty pleasure); and react slackly to the judges' every utterance.
until we were both standing naked in the harsh gray light, two naked members of the same species, a male and a female, the male somewhat younger and less scarred than the Female, the female somewhat less delicately constructed than the male, both individuals pale-skinned, with dark thatches of hair in the area of their genitals, both individuals standing slackly, as if a great protracted tension had at last been released.