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slackened

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not tightly fastened, tied, or stretched
  • slackened lines
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slackened

verb , past tense of slacken

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1 to make less taut
  • you'll need to slacken the rope a bit to get it free of that post
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2 to cause to move or proceed at a less rapid pace
  • drivers need to slacken their speed as they approach the sharp curve
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