slack (adj.) Old form(s): slacke
less attentive, remiss, lax
KL I.iii.10[Gonerill to Oswald, of serving Lear] If you come slack of former services / You shall do well
TS I.ii.272[Tranio as Lucentio to Hortensio, of repaying Petruchio] I shall not be slack
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