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lax
American English: /læks/
British English: /laks/

Translation of lax in Spanish:

adjective

  • (not strict)
    (discipline/supervision)
    poco estricto
    (morals/standards)
    he's been very lax lately over his homework
    últimamente ha estado muy descuidado con los deberes
    Example sentences
    • Those two sides have plenty of time to interact due to the ludicrously lax security arrangements.
    • The punishment must fit the crime, neither too lax nor too severe.
    • Many social problems stem from lax enforcement of strict legal code.

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