Definition of slackly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈslækli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈslækli//
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  1. 1in a way that is not stretched tight synonym loosely (1) Her arms hung slackly by her sides.
  2. 2(disapproving) in a way that shows a lack of care, attention or energy in doing something The film is slackly directed.