Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “lax”

See all translations

lax

adjective
 
 
/læks/
without much care, attention or control; not severe or strong enough
馬虎的;不嚴格的;不嚴厲的
He took a gun through baggage control to highlight the lax security.
他攜帶一把槍通過了行李檢查,以此引起大家對安全管理鬆懈這一問題的重視。
The subcommittee contends that the authorities were lax in investigating most of the cases.
小組委員會認為有關部門對多宗案件疏於調查。
Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringWeakness and vulnerability
laxity
 
 
/ˈlæk.sə.ti/ US  /-t̬i/ noun [U] ( also laxness)
laxly
 
 
/ˈlæk.sli/ adverb
Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringWeakness and vulnerability
Translations of “lax”
in Spanish poco disciplinario, flojo…
in French relâché…
in German lässig…
in Russian нестрогий, слабый…
in Turkish gevşek, ihmalkâr, laçka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 马虎的, 不严格的, 不严厉的…
in Polish niedbały, swobodny…
(Definition of lax from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “lax” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More