chil·​lax chi-ˈlaks How to pronounce chillax (audio)
chillaxed; chillaxing; chillaxes

intransitive verb

: to calm down : relax

Examples of chillax in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At the end of the day, chillax with a Spiked Pumpkin Spice Coffee. Julie Giuffrida, Los Angeles Times, 1 Oct. 2023 As if that wasn't enough, the whole fam can chillax in the shallow pool together, play basketball or have some fun with water guns. Elizabeth Kadar, Women's Health, 2 Aug. 2023 For those who are just searching for ways to chillax, there is also a historic national park space and pristine beaches. Bridgette Bartlett Royall, Essence, 21 July 2023 Rest up, schedule a movie night, and just chillax. Elizabeth Gulino,, 5 Sep. 2021 After chillaxing every muscle with a Theragun G2Pro Massager, draw a bath and add a cartoonish amount of bubbles. Kathryn O'Shea-Evans,, 5 May 2020 So chillax with these South Florida offers running through October. Doreen Christensen,, 18 Sep. 2017 Pandas play, polar bears wrestle, and walruses chillax in these photos from our archives. National Geographic, 24 Jan. 2016 See More

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Word History


blend of chill and relax

First Known Use

1994, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of chillax was in 1994

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Cite this Entry

“Chillax.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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