Example sentences for slack

Here you can find a large assortment of example sentences for the word slack, or in other words sentences that can help you learn how to use slack 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 "slack".

Slack in a sentence

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

  1. Do my command, you who hate sleep but were made slack.

  2. During slack periods she practised at writing articles, stories and poems.

  3. I moved my hand to her breast, which was small and slack with an erect black nipple.

  4. His skin is slack at the mouth and chin, and he has small, intelligent eyes, which Von Fircks describes as "dark and serious".

  5. The tugs took the hulk of Temeraire in tow at 7:30 am on 5 September 1838, taking advantage of the beginning of the slack water.

  6. I take up slack when people aren't taking responsibility—the term producing a record means taking responsibility for the record ..

  7. Chifney's style of riding was to keep a slack rein a method which has never found much favour, but which in his case was successful.

  8. In 2014, he received a Nā Hōkū Hanohano Lifetime Achievement Award for perpetuating the craft of slack key music through performance and teaching.

  9. On June 26, 2013, a cast member suffered a minor concussion after slipping from a slack rope during a preview performance of Michael Jackson: One.

  10. In the postwar years, the heavy production of cents was scaled back, as hoarding ceased and some of the slack was taken up by other base-metal coins.

  11. Grinstead, travelling up the river against the tide, followed the normal watermen's practice of seeking the slack water on the south side of the river.

  12. Located in a similar position to the previous storm, Bako strengthened into a severe tropical storm on December 1, aided by warm waters and slack wind shear.

  13. His arms strain under the weight of his upper body, and in his final agony, his jaw has fallen slack; his mouth is open with his teeth exposed in the grimace of death.

  14. A harbor was dredged on the slack waterside of the island, with the materials retrieved from dredging being used to raise land along the slack water to create an industrial park.

  15. With Ore still not fully recovered from his injury and two inexperienced players on the Georgia side, it appeared that the teams' passing offenses would have to take up the slack.

  16. However, the battleship's weight fell so heavily and abruptly onto Bustler's towing winch that it could not take in the slack; the tow wire became fouled in the tug's propeller and parted.

  17. Although the recording of the occasion reveals some lapses of ensemble and slack rhythms, it was an intense and emotional concert, and Monteux climbed up to Stravinsky's box to embrace him at the end.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyramid_of_Unas, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stella_Gibbons, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cries_and_Whispers, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portrait_Diptych_of_Dürer's_Parents, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Temeraire_(1798), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OK_Computer, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Chifney, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyril_Pahinui, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_Sarah_Guyard-Guillot, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Head_cent, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinking_of_SS_Princess_Alice, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2001–02_South-West_Indian_Ocean_cyclone_season, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crucifixion_and_Last_Judgement_diptych, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Port_of_Memphis, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2006_Chick-fil-A_Bowl, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brazilian_battleship_São_Paulo, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierre_Monteux

Synonyms for slack

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 slack has the following synonyms: flaccid, lax, limp, weak, negligent, loose, standing, mire, quagmire, quag, moras, slack water, slackness, slump, drop-off, falloff, falling of, abate, let up, slack off, die awa, slacken, slack up, relax, slake, slow, slow down, slow up and slacke.

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