How to use to slacken in a sentence

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Sentence Examples
I quit talking as his hands began to knead my tired, knotted muscles and one by one, I felt them all begin to slacken.
In the 1990s, his pace began to slacken, and eventually the hits evaporated.
The tendrils began to slacken and released their grip on her.
As the breeze began to slacken boats took different tacks to fill their spinnakers, and Fever held on to first place for a well-deserved first win.
The use of Unique Seaflex's ALBs allowed the deck-mounted linear winch to pull on the chafe chain to slacken the connection to the Ikdam deck hook.
Examples from Classical Literature
You must put your stick deep into the snow to slacken the speed and guide your sleigh.
The Goshawk griped the muscle of Farina's arm till the youth was compelled to slacken it with pain.
Nor had the horses any desire to slacken their headlong rush.
The orchestra had played their first selection, and the stream of incoming guests had begun to slacken.
He ran swiftly, till want of breath compelled him to slacken his pace as he was entering the village at the turning close to the Rainbow.
The storm continued all day, but began to slacken in intensity at sunset.
As if by agreement, the leaders began to slacken their speed.
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