Synonyms of relax in English:

relax

verb

  • 2 a walk will relax you
    calm, calm down, unwind, loosen up, make less tense/uptight, quieten, tranquillize, soothe, pacify, compose
    a walk will relax you
    [Antonyms] psych someone up
  • 3 he relaxed his grip on the mug
    loosen, loose, slacken, unclench, weaken, lessen, let up, reduce, diminish
    he relaxed his grip on the mug
    [Antonyms] tighten
  • 4 she felt her tense muscles relax
    become less tense, become less stiff/rigid, loosen, slacken, ease, unknot
    she felt her tense muscles relax
    [Antonyms] tighten contract

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