how to pronounce slake

slɛɪk

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“… as slake the slake is first harvested …”

meanings of slake

verb:

  1. To become less intense; to weaken, decrease in force.
  2. To become mixed with water, so that a true chemical combination takes place.
  3. Of a person: to become less energetic, to slacken in one's efforts.
  4. To cool (something) with water or another liquid.
  5. To go out; to become extinct.
  6. To besmear.
  7. To mix with water, so that a true chemical combination takes place.
  8. To satisfy (thirst, or other desires).
  9. To slacken; to become relaxed or loose.

noun:

  1. A sloppy mess.

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