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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: lax(0.01016 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to lax.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: lacking in rigor or strictness; “such lax and slipshod ways
are no longer acceptable”; “lax in attending classes”;
“slack in maintaining discipline” [syn: slack]
2: pronounced with muscles relatively relaxed (e.g., the vowel
sound in `bet') [ant: tense]
3: not taut or rigid; not stretched or held tight; “a lax rope”
4: lacking in strength or firmness or resilience; “flaccid
muscles”; “took his lax hand in hers”; “gave a limp
handshake”; “a limp gesture as if waving away all desire
to know” G.K.Chesterton; “a slack grip” [syn: flaccid, limp,
5: tolerant or lenient; “indulgent parents risk spoiling their
children”; “procedures are lax and discipline is weak”;
“too soft on the children” [syn: indulgent, lenient, soft]
6: emptying easily or excessively; “loose bowels” [syn: loose]
English → English (gcide)
Lax \Lax\, n.
A looseness; diarrhea.
Lax \Lax\ (l[a^]ks), a. [Compar. Laxer (l[a^]ks"[~e]r);
superl. Laxest.] [L. laxus Cf. Laches, Languish,
Lease, v. t., Leash.]
1. Not tense, firm, or rigid; loose; slack; as, a lax
bandage; lax fiber.
The flesh of that sort of fish being lax and spongy.
2. Not strict or stringent; not exact; loose; weak; vague;
The discipline was lax. --Macaulay.
Society at that epoch was lenient, if not lax, in
matters of the passions. --J. A.
The word ``[ae]ternus'' itself is sometimes of a lax
3. Having a looseness of the bowels; diarrheal.
Syn: Loose; slack; vague; unconfined; unrestrained;