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slacking

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in idling, lounging

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slacking

verb
present participle of slack

Synonyms & Antonyms of slacking (Entry 2 of 2)

to make less taut
  • the skipper ordered the crew to slack off the sheets on the mainsail

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slackers

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slacking (off)

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“Slacking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slacking. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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