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Detailed Translations for slacks from English to Dutch


slacks [the ~] noun

  1. the slacks (trousers; pants)
    de broek
    – kledingstuk met twee pijpen dat om je benen en je billen zit 1
    • broek [de ~] noun
      • ze draagt een broek als het koud is1
    de lange broek; de pantalon
  2. the slacks (trousers)
    de broeken; de pantalons

Translation Matrix for slacks:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
broek pants; slacks; trousers pant; trouser
broeken slacks; trousers
lange broek pants; slacks; trousers
pantalon pants; slacks; trousers
pantalons slacks; trousers

Related Words for "slacks":

Synonyms for "slacks":

Related Definitions for "slacks":

  1. (usually in the plural) pants for casual wear2

Wiktionary Translations for slacks:

  1. Casual trousers.

slacks form of slack:

slack adj

  1. slack (lazy; workshy; idle; slow)

to slack verb (slacks, slacked, slacking)

  1. to slack (malinger; lie down on the job; go slow)
    • lijntrekken verb (trek lijn, trekt lijn, trok lijn, trokken lijn, lijngetrokken)

Conjugations for slack:

  1. slack
  2. slack
  3. slacks
  4. slack
  5. slack
  6. slack
simple past
  1. slacked
  2. slacked
  3. slacked
  4. slacked
  5. slacked
  6. slacked
present perfect
  1. have slacked
  2. have slacked
  3. has slacked
  4. have slacked
  5. have slacked
  6. have slacked
past continuous
  1. was slacking
  2. were slacking
  3. was slacking
  4. were slacking
  5. were slacking
  6. were slacking
  1. shall slack
  2. will slack
  3. will slack
  4. shall slack
  5. will slack
  6. will slack
continuous present
  1. am slacking
  2. are slacking
  3. is slacking
  4. are slacking
  5. are slacking
  6. are slacking
  1. be slacked
  2. be slacked
  3. be slacked
  4. be slacked
  5. be slacked
  6. be slacked
  1. slack!
  2. let's slack!
  3. slacked
  4. slacking
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

slack [the ~] noun

  1. the slack (coal-dust; waste)
    het kolengruis

Translation Matrix for slack:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
kolengruis coal-dust; slack; waste
lui folks; people
- drop-off; falling off; falloff; mire; morass; quag; quagmire; slack water; slackness; slump
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
lijntrekken go slow; lie down on the job; malinger; slack
- abate; die away; let up; relax; slack off; slack up; slacken; slake; slow; slow down; slow up
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
lui idle; lazy; slack; slow; workshy bearing no interests; idle
traag idle; lazy; slack; slow; workshy dawdling; dilatory; dragging; hesitating; languid; lazy; lingering; listless; slow; sluggish; tardy; wavering
werkschuw idle; lazy; slack; slow; workshy
- lax; loose
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- depressed; dull; relax; slacken; sloppy

Related Words for "slack":

Synonyms for "slack":

Related Definitions for "slack":

  1. lacking in rigor or strictness2
    • slack in maintaining discipline2
  2. flowing with little speed as e.g. at the turning of the tide2
    • slack water2
  3. not tense or taut2
    • slack and wrinkled skin2
    • slack sails2
    • a slack rope2
  4. a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely2
    • he took up the slack2
  5. the quality of being loose (not taut)2
  6. a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot2
  7. a stretch of water without current or movement2
    • suddenly they were in a slack and the water was motionless2
  8. a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality2
    • a gradual slack in output2
  9. dust consisting of a mixture of small coal fragments and coal dust and dirt that sifts out when coal is passed over a sieve2
  10. cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water2
    • slack lime2
  11. become less in amount or intensity2
  12. make less active or intense2
  13. become slow or slower2
  14. make less active or fast2
  15. release tension on2
    • slack the rope2
  16. be inattentive to, or neglect2
    • He slacks his attention2
  17. avoid responsibilities and work, be idle2

Wiktionary Translations for slack:

  1. small coal, coal dust
  1. to procrastinate
  1. lui zijn, het werk versloffen

Cross Translation:
slack gravel; grind; gruis; steengruis gravier — géologie|fr roche détritique à éléments assez gros (sables grossiers et cailloux), d’origine fluviatile ou littorale (on dit aussi cailloutis).