What is the opposite of tense?

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Adjective
Opposite of stretched with little or no give
Adjective
Opposite of causing or characterized by anxiety and nervousness
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Opposite of marked by or causing agitation or uncomfortable feelings
Adjective
Opposite of marked by a likelihood to threaten the safety of a person or persons
“After a tumultuous period of torrential rainfall, the air has been surprisingly calm and pleasant.”
Adjective
Opposite of showing anger easily or customarily
Adjective
Opposite of striking in appearance or effect
Adjective
Opposite of appearing tired and unwell, as from stress
Adjective
Opposite of having or producing a sudden sense of thrilling excitement
Adjective
Opposite of stretched with little or no give
“I know I've lost weight because my pants are getting loose around my belly.”
Adjective
Opposite of tense and pale from cold, worry, or hunger
Adjective
Opposite of lacking harmony
Verb
Opposite of to draw tight
Verb
(of a muscle) Opposite of to become shorter and tighter in order to effect movement of part of the body
“I like to start my workout with some light cardio to relax the muscles.”
Verb
Opposite of to cause mental or emotional strain or tension in
“It would de-stress me greatly if I achieve the results that I have been working so hard to achieve.”
Verb
Opposite of to become or make less wide
“Nitric oxide stored in the top layers of the skin reacts to sunlight and causes blood vessels to widen.”
Verb
Opposite of make severe or excessive demands on
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