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relaxer

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

relax +‎ -er.

NounEdit

relaxer (plural relaxers)

  1. Any agent that produces relaxation.
    Music is a good relaxer.
  2. A person who relaxes.
    • 2014, Rusty Gregory, ‎Alan Chasen, Living Wheat-Free For Dummies (page 172)
      Are you a doer or a relaxer? If you said “some of both,” then you're right on track.

Related termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin relaxō.

VerbEdit

relaxer

  1. (law) to discharge

ConjugationEdit

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

relaxer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of relaxō

Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

relaxer

  1. Alternative form of relaschier

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. In the present tense an extra supporting e is needed in the first-person singular indicative and throughout the singular subjunctive, and the third-person singular subjunctive ending -t is lost. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.