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used in Light in August

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relaxed; or lacking in strictness or strength
  • But he made no sound, lying as still and as lax as while he had been asleep, riding high in the invisible arms, moving, descending slowly toward the side door which gave onto the playground.
    Chapter 6 (64% in)
  • Then he begins to cry, sitting huge and lax in the sagging chair.
    Chapter 16 (8% in)

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