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Noun
The act by which something slackens
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Deregulation
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An interruption of continuity or uniformity
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Verb
In a period of decrease or decline
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Present participle for to make or become less taut
“I could feel her grip around my waist slacken as she realized I could hold myself steady on the stallion, my hands wrapped in its mane.”
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Present participle for to decrease in severity or intensity
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“Inflationary pressures have continued to slacken over the last month.”
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Present participle for to cause to move or proceed at a slower pace
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“Night fell over them like a cloak, and still, Danea did not slacken her speed.”
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Present participle for undo or be undone after winding or being wound
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Present participle for become less reserved, formal, or strict
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Present participle for fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development
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Present participle for sit, lie, or stand in a lazy, relaxed way
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Present participle for fall, move, or hang in a loose and ungainly way
Adjective
Decreasing
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