1. [ verb ] become less tense
Synonyms: relax unwind unstrain decompress slow_down make_relaxed unbend loosen_up

"He relaxed in the hot tub"

Related terms: tense tense change_state affect sit_back unbend vege_out relaxer relaxant decompress
2. [ verb ] cause to feel relaxed
Synonyms: relax unwind loosen_up make_relaxed unstrain

"A hot bath always relaxes me"

Related terms: tense tense affect unbend relax
Similar spelling:   unlash