- n. 下垂；笨拙的人，懒散的人；懒散的样子
- vi. 没精打采地站；耷拉
- vt. 使下垂
1. slack => slouch.
2. relax => lax => slack.
来自辅音丛 sl-,邋遢的，懒的，比较 slattern,slut,sloven,slug.
- slouch (v.)
- "walk with a slouch," 1754; "have a downcast or stooped aspect," 1755; from slouch (n.). Related: Slouched; slouching (1610s as a past participle adjective; 1660s of persons, 1690s of hats).
- slouch (n.)
- 1510s, "lazy man," variant of slouk (1560s), probably from a Scandinavian source, perhaps Old Norse slokr "lazy fellow," and related to slack (adj.) on the notion of "sagging, drooping." Meaning "stooping of the head and shoulders" first recorded 1725. Slouch hat, made of soft material, first attested 1764.
- 1. She has recently begun to slouch over her typewriter.
- 2. Most of the time, they slouch around in the fields.
- 3. He straightened himself from a slouch.
- 4. Sit up straight. Don't slouch.
- 5. He told the children to sit up and not slouch.
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