Laxity definition

lăksĭ-tē
The quality or condition of being lax; looseness.
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Moral looseness; lack of rigorousness or strictness.
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The definition of laxity is the quality or condition of being loose.

Being lose and relaxed in the enforcement of a procedure is an example of laxity.

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The state or quality of being lax.
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The state of being lax; looseness, lack of tension.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
laxity
Plural:
laxities

Origin of laxity

  • From French laxité, from Latin laxitatem, from laxus.

    From Wiktionary