Examples of relaxation in a Sentence
I like to play the guitar for relaxation.
What I need is some rest and relaxation.
First Known Use of relaxation
RELAXATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of relaxation for English Language Learners
: a way to rest and enjoy yourself
: time that you spend resting and enjoying yourself
: something that you do to stop feeling nervous, worried, etc.
RELAXATION Defined for Kids
Definition of relaxation for Students
1 : the act or fact of being or becoming rested, calm, or less tense or severe relaxation of rules a vacation of fun and relaxation
2 : a way of becoming rested or calm and free from stress I listen to music for relaxation.
Medical Definition of relaxation
2: the reduction of contractile force in a muscle or muscle fiber; especially : the lengthening that typically characterizes inactive muscles or muscle fibers
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