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slackens

verb , present tense third-person singular 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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