Relaxing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rəˈlæksɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word relaxing
Brit.  |rɪˈlæksɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word relaxing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to relax

adjective

- affording physical or mental rest (syn: reposeful, restful)

Examples

It is relaxing to spend a few days camping out.

Relaxing with friends is a great way to spend a weekend.

Relaxing on the beach and watching the sunset is one of life's simple pleasures.

...there's an aesthetic unity to the sculpture garden that makes it an ideal spot for quiet relaxing...

Relaxing on the porch of our private villa was sheer bliss.

“What are you doing this weekend?” “I'm just relaxing at home.”

...vacationers relaxing on the inn's spacious front porch...

...I hope you had a relaxing and restful weekend....

...spent a relaxing sojourn in her friend's summer home...

...a relaxing bath unloosened all the mental and physical tension that had been building throughout the day...

We spent the evening relaxing in the backyard.

Relaxing in a Jacuzzi concentrates the mind wonderfully.

We spent lazy days relaxing on the beach.

The party has no intention of relaxing its hold on the country.

It's more relaxing to go by train.

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