Definitions For Slacken


  • Make slack as by lessening tension or firmness
  • Become looser or slack
  • Become slow or slower
  • Make less active or fast
  • To become slower or less active : to slow down
  • To make (something) slower or less active
  • To become less tight or to make (something) less tight

Is Slacken a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Slacken is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Slacken in a Sentence

  • Sales show no sign of slackening.
  • As he began to relax, his grip on the steering wheel slackened.
  • The captain ordered us to slacken the sails.

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Antonyms for Slacken

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