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laxing

  • as inrelax
  • as inslack/slacken
  • as inloosen
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Synonyms for laxing

verb diminish, lessen
  • ease
  • loosen
  • lower
  • modify
  • reduce
  • relieve
  • slow
  • weaken
  • abate
  • ebb
  • loose
  • mitigate
  • moderate
  • modulate
  • remit
  • slack
  • slacken
  • ease off
  • lax
  • let up
  • lose speed
  • slow down
  • untighten

Antonyms for laxing

  • grow
  • increase
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • incite
  • intensify
  • rise
  • agitate
  • excite
  • tense
  • worry
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to laxing

quick-and-dirty

adjective. negligent; slapdash
  • ad-hoc
  • cheaply done
  • cheaply made
  • crude but effective
  • haphazard
  • hasty
  • improvised
  • jury-rigged
  • lax
  • makeshift
  • negligent
  • of inferior quality
  • off-the-cuff
  • offhand
  • slapdash
  • slipshod
  • sloppy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.