Definitions For Lax


  • Emptying easily or excessively
  • Lacking in rigor or strictness


  • Lacking in firmness or tension; not taut
  • Pronounced with muscles of the tongue and jaw relatively relaxed (e.g., the vowel sound in bet')

Is Lax a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Lax is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lax in a Sentence

  • The university has been lax about enforcing these rules.
  • lax parents who let their kids stay out as late as they want

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Antonyms for Lax

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