Synonyms of relaxation in English:

relaxation


See definition of relaxation

noun

1‘a state of relaxation’

SYNONYMS

mental repose, composure

calm, tranquillity, peacefulness, calming oneself, loosening up, unwinding, winding down

ANTONYMS

anxiety

2‘I just play for relaxation nowadays’

SYNONYMS

recreation, enjoyment, amusement, entertainment, diversion, distraction, fun, pleasure, rest, refreshment, relief, respite, leisure, leisure activity, leisure pursuit

informal R and R

3‘skills for coping with anxiety include muscle relaxation’

SYNONYMS

loosening, slackening, loosing, easing

ANTONYMS

tightening, contraction

4‘relaxation of censorship rules’

SYNONYMS

moderation, modification, easing, loosening, lessening, lightening, slackening

alleviation, mitigation, qualification, dilution, weakening, diminution, reduction

informal letting up

ANTONYMS

tightening up