Definition of Laxer

1. Adjective. (comparative of lax) ¹



2. Noun. (informal) lacrosse player ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Laxer

1. lax [adj] - See also: lax

Lexicographical Neighbors of Laxer

lawyerless
lawyerlike
lawyerly
lawyers
lawyerspeak
lax
laxadaisical
laxation
laxations
laxative
laxativeness
laxatives
laxator
laxator tympani
laxators
laxer (current term)
laxers
laxes
laxest
laxism
laxisms
laxist
laxists
laxities
laxity
laxly
laxness
laxnesses
lay-by

Literary usage of Laxer

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"In the later years of the century, when the empire of Athens was approaching its fall, drawing becomes laxer and more careless, ..."

2. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1880)
"... laxer and more deeply channelled, revolute toward the apex and terminated by a more slender spine : pod IS lilies long, transversely rugose. 18. ..."

3. History of Civilization in England by Henry Thomas Buckle (1913)
"... and the rigidity of which is strongly contrasted with the laxer code of more orthodox believers.65 Owing to the operation of the same principle, ..."

4. A History of the Christian Church by Williston Walker (1918)
"The use of gifts and buildings was secured by the laxer party on the claim that they were held not by the order itself but by "friends. ..."

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