What is the opposite of tension?

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Noun
Opposite of the state of being stretched tight
“If there are big holes in the stitches caused by the looseness of the fabric, then that yarn is not a good match for the project.”
Noun
Opposite of mental or emotional strain
“At this moment, I feel perfect tranquility of mind, and though poor in the worldly estate, I am as happy as I would be if in the possession of that.”
Noun
Opposite of the emotion of feeling tense from anticipation
“How can we overcome the general ennui associated with the thought of another incredibly boring day ahead?”
Noun
Opposite of a strained political or social state
“This enmity, however, had apparently expired in a renewal of friendliness between the two women.”
Noun
Opposite of a serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one
“Currencies work only because of a collective agreement that they will.”
Noun
Opposite of the capacity of an object or substance to withstand great force or pressure
Noun
Opposite of pressure or tension exerted on a material object
“The release of air from my vehicle's tire would be required after an excess of it was pumped in.”
Noun
Opposite of inflexibility
Noun
Opposite of a sleeping disorder that is known for its symptoms of unrest and the inability to sleep
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being awkward
Noun
Opposite of a state of extreme physical or mental tiredness
“She eloquently discusses the need for rejuvenation by using the example of Sundays as a day of rest.”
Verb
Opposite of to tighten, especially one's muscles
“I allow my muscles to relax, and then begin to breathe at my regular pace.”
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