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Example sentences for lax

Here you can find a large assortment of example sentences for the word lax, or in other words sentences that can help you learn how to use lax in a sentence. Learning how to use a word in a sentences can be very helpful, for example when it comes to learning how to use the word in a sentence, in which context the word can be used as well as to learn the true meaning of the word "lax".

Lax in a sentence

Here below you will find several sentences that illustrate how to use the word lax in a sentence.


  1. It was also said that staff were lax and lazy and the palace was dirty.


  2. Mulledy had a reputation for being relatively lax in enforcing discipline.


  3. Tony stumbles across the fact that the Brink's security procedures are incredibly lax.


  4. Goring's siege was lax and allowed provisions into the town, diminishing its effectiveness.


  5. Thompson received the endorsement of Al Capone after promising lax enforcement of Prohibition.


  6. He faulted lax law enforcement, not those involved in the riots, for the attacks at Rock Springs.


  7. Sega's design houses were encouraged to experiment and benefited from a relatively lax approval process.


  8. Supervision of the building of the line was lax, enabling contractors to skimp on the lining of the tunnels.


  9. Supervision of the construction was lax, which enabled the contractors to skimp on the lining of the tunnels.


  10. The crew were confident in the ship's armor and strength, which translated into lax initial efforts to save the ship.


  11. However as is the case in most of the country, deforestation and hunting still occur in these areas as protection is lax.


  12. Despite this, enforcement of the law is lax in many parts of Egypt, where cannabis is often consumed openly in local cafes.


  13. Drunkenness, lax security, crowd effects, and anonymity due to the large number of visitors all played a role in the rioting.


  14. The enormous scale of the "financial pyramid" became possible because of extremely lax financial regulation of the government.


  15. He later blamed the attempted takeover on lax admission rules to the party and permanently distrusted the leftists thereafter.


  16. He believed appointees should be hired on merit and withdrew many candidates he believed were lax in their handling of monies.


  17. Galveston's already lax social attitudes allowed this, as well as brothels and other illegal businesses, to blossom in the city.


  18. The Democratic candidate also urged increased use of the antitrust laws, and alleged that McKinley had been lax in their enforcement.


  19. The discipline in the monastic houses in Vermigli's care had been lax before his arrival, and they had become a source of scandal in Spoleto.


  20. The lax security led to numerous cases of misuse of the passport, so the Canadian Government tightened the application requirements from 1970.


  21. Linklater estimates that around 40,000 slaves were illegally transported from Africa to the West Indies because of lax enforcement of the law.


  22. During the 1950s, more dangerous criminal elements took advantage of Galveston's lax law enforcement and the absence of the Maceo brothers' influence.


  23. Given the lax copyright laws of the time, stage plays based on Uncle Tom's Cabin—"Tom shows"—began to appear while the novel was still being serialized.


  24. However, the sentries had a reputation for being lax patrollers, as US journalists often entered the compound late in the evenings without being checked.


  25. Henry's rule became lax and careless, resulting in a reduction in royal authority in the provinces and, ultimately, the collapse of his authority at court.


  26. Administration of the university by the generally lax Stonestreet was praised by the provincial superior in a June 1852 report to the Jesuit Superior General.


  27. The success of vice on the island, despite being illegal, was enabled by lax attitudes in the society and the government, both on the island and in the county.


  28. By the time the province's enforcement of the act was exposed as being either deliberately lax or merely futile, depending on the observer, Sifton had left office.


  29. Tanning is especially polluting in countries where environmental regulations are lax, such as in India, the world's third-largest producer and exporter of leather.


  30. Each governor pledged to enforce their state's pollution abatement laws and to prevent their own state from becoming a "pollution haven" with lax regulations to attract industry.


  31. The disaster shocked the world and caused widespread outrage over the lack of lifeboats, lax regulations, and the unequal treatment of the three passenger classes during the evacuation.


  32. Gambling is also strongly associated with extralegal activity and to have that activity practiced so frequently suggests a popular association of the west with a state of lax legal and moral codes.


  33. Marsh, meanwhile, alienated even his loyal assistants, including Williston, with his refusal to share his conclusions drawn from their findings, and his continually lax and infrequent payment schedule.


  34. Constitution otherwise experienced an uneventful tour, sailing in company with Ontario and Nonsuch, until crew behavior during shore leave gave Jones a reputation as a commodore who was lax in discipline.


  35. The task force criticized the city for lax enforcement of pollution laws, even naming the city itself the biggest violator, with municipal garbage incinerators "operat[ing] in almost constant violation" of its own laws.


Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buckingham_Palace, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_F._Mulledy, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Brink's_Job, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sieges_of_Taunton, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1927_Chicago_mayoral_election, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_Springs_massacre, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sega, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hastings_line, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_aircraft_carrier_Shinano, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mindanao_brown_dove, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cannabis_in_Egypt, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Partisan_Congress_riots, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grigory_Yavlinsky, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Kuan_Yew, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_State_of_Galveston, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Hanna, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Martyr_Vermigli, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_passport, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assassination_of_Spencer_Perceval, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uncle_Tom's_Cabin, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1964_Brinks_Hotel_bombing, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_III_of_England, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_H._Stonestreet, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Sifton, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leather, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1966_New_York_City_smog, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinking_of_the_Titanic, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frontier_gambler, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bone_Wars, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Constitution

Synonyms for lax

Another way to better understand how a word can be used is to examine what synonyms it has, and how these synonyms can be used. For example, the word lax has the following synonyms: drooping, droopy, sagging, floppy, loose, slack, loose-jointed, relaxed, tensionless, flaccid, limp, weak, unconstipated, regular and negligent.

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