Synonyms for relaxation

Synonyms for (noun) relaxation

Synonyms: liberalisation, liberalization, relaxation

Definition: the act of making less strict

Similar words: easement, easing, relief, alleviation

Definition: the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)

Usage: he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain

Synonyms: relaxation, relaxation method

Definition: a method of solving simultaneous equations by guessing a solution and then reducing the errors that result by successive approximations until all the errors are less than some specified amount

Similar words: operation, mathematical operation, mathematical process

Definition: (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods

Usage: the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation; they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic

Synonyms: rest, relaxation, repose, ease

Definition: freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

Usage: took his repose by the swimming pool

Similar words: inactivity

Definition: being inactive; being less active

Synonyms: relaxation, slackening, loosening

Definition: an occurrence of control or strength weakening

Usage: the relaxation of requirements; the loosening of his grip; the slackening of the wind

Similar words: weakening

Definition: becoming weaker

Synonyms: relaxation, easiness

Definition: a feeling of refreshing tranquility and an absence of tension or worry

Usage: the easiness we feel when sleeping

Similar words: quietness, quietude, tranquility, tranquillity

Definition: a state of peace and quiet

Synonyms: relaxation, relaxation behavior

Definition: (physics) the exponential return of a system to equilibrium after a disturbance

Similar words: exponential decay, exponential return

Definition: a decrease that follows an exponential function

Synonyms: relaxation

Definition: (physiology) the gradual lengthening of inactive muscle or muscle fibers

Similar words: increase, increment, growth

Definition: a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important

Usage: the increase in unemployment; the growth of population

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