relaxation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “relaxation” in the English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˌriː.lækˈseɪ.ʃən/

relaxation noun (FEELING)

B1 [U] the ​feeling of being ​relaxed: I go ​fishing for relaxation. [C] a ​pleasantactivity that makes you ​becomecalm and less ​worried: Yoga is one of my ​favourite relaxations.
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relaxation noun (RULE)

[U] the ​act of making ​rules or the ​control of something less ​severe: I cannot ​allow any relaxation in/of the ​rules.
(Definition of relaxation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “relaxation”
in Arabic استِرخاء…
in Korean 휴식…
in Portuguese relaxamento…
in Catalan relaxació…
in Japanese くつろぎ, リラクゼーション…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感觉, 放松, 松弛…
in Chinese (Traditional) 感覺, 放鬆, 鬆弛…
in Italian rilassamento…
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