Definisi 'slack'

English to English
adjective
1. Lax; not tense; not hard drawn; not firmly extended; as, a slack rope. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
2. not tense or taut Terjemahkan
the old man's skin hung loose and grey|slack and wrinkled skin|slack sails|a slack rope
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3. flowing with little speed as e.g. at the turning of the tide Terjemahkan
slack water
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4. lacking in rigor or strictness Terjemahkan
such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable|lax in attending classes|slack in maintaining discipline
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adverb
5. Slackly; as, slack dried hops. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

noun
6. dust consisting of a mixture of small coal fragments and coal dust and dirt that sifts out when coal is passed over a sieve Terjemahkan
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7. a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality Terjemahkan
the team went into a slump|a gradual slack in output|a drop-off in attendance|a falloff in quality
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8. a stretch of water without current or movement Terjemahkan
suddenly they were in a slack and the water was motionless
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9. a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot Terjemahkan
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10. the quality of being loose (not taut) Terjemahkan
he hadn't counted on the slackness of the rope
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11. a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely Terjemahkan
he took up the slack
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12. Small coal; also, coal dust; culm. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

13. A valley, or small, shallow dell. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

14. The part of anything that hangs loose, having no strain upon it; as, the slack of a rope or of a sail. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
15. avoid responsibilities and work, be idle Terjemahkan
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16. be inattentive to, or neglect Terjemahkan
He slacks his attention
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17. release tension on Terjemahkan
slack the rope
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18. make less active or fast Terjemahkan
He slackened his pace as he got tired|Don't relax your efforts now
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19. become slow or slower Terjemahkan
Production slowed
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20. make less active or intense Terjemahkan
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21. become less in amount or intensity Terjemahkan
The storm abated|The rain let up after a few hours
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22. cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water Terjemahkan
slack lime
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23. To become slack; to be made less tense, firm, or rigid; to decrease in tension; as, a wet cord slackens in dry weather. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

24. To render slack; to make less tense or firm; as, to slack a rope; to slacken a bandage. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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