relaxed Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “relaxed” - English Dictionary

"relaxed" in American English

See all translations

relaxedadjective

 us   /rɪˈlækst/
comfortable and ​informal: It’s a very relaxed ​atmosphere on ​campus.
(Definition of relaxed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"relaxed" in British English

See all translations

relaxedadjective

uk   us   /rɪˈlækst/
B1 feelinghappy and ​comfortable because nothing is ​worrying you: She ​seemed relaxed and in ​control of the ​situation.B2 A relaxed ​situation or ​place is ​comfortable and ​informal: It's a very ​friendlybar with a ​nice relaxed ​atmosphere. If someone is relaxed about something, they are not ​worried about it: My ​parents are ​fairly relaxed about me ​staying out late.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of relaxed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of relaxed?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “relaxed”

Word of the Day

fire-eater

a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More