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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not strict.

Usage examples (38)
  • The dress code for the school is pretty lax if someone is allowed to wear such short shorts.
  • Such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable
  • A lax rope
  • U.S. officials grumble about what they call lax detention policies. for more
Tutoring comment
  • What the company "lacks" (is deficient of) in employee compensation it makes up for in it's "lax" (relaxed, not rigid) attendance rules.
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