Pronunciation of Relax
/ɹ_ɪ_l_ˈa_k_s/, /ɹɪlˈaks/, /ɹɪlˈaks/
Antonyms for relax:
increase, intensify, be active, raise, stretch, tense, strengthen, peg, incite, agitate, travail, struggle, sweat, constrain, exercise, excite, moil, drudge, hump, bind, fasten, grow, tie, rise, stiffen, hustle, worry, attach, work, irritate, labor, toil, restrain, work out, tension, energize, grub.
Usage examples for relax:
- I have seen many people die, and the moment I looked at Katharine Westonhaugh I felt that the hand of death was already closed over her, gripped round, never to relax. - "Mr. Isaacs", F. Marion Crawford.
- It's nice to relax and have our children do the work and the thinking, isn't it? - "The Flying Stingaree", Harold Leland Goodwin.
- Would he never go to sleep, or the hand which held hers so firmly relax its hold? - "Aikenside", Mary J. Holmes.
Idioms for relax:
Quotes for relax:
Rhymes for relax:
- lax, max, slacks, jaques, tacks, packs, sax, dax, dacs, cracks, tax, sacs, sacks, macs, impacts, sachs, yax, smacks, axe, hacks, flax, saxe, acts, quacks, facts, pax, pretax, pacs, snacks, knick-knacks, tracks, blacks, wax, fax, ax, plaques, racks, maxx, vax, stacks, lacks, knacks, backs, jacks, trax, rax, bax, whacks, pacts;