Usage examples for relaxed

  1. He seemed surprised to see me there, and his features relaxed into a bland civility. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  2. Mr. Meader, who had become used to this mild sort of humour, relaxed sufficiently to laugh. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  3. Mrs. Maitland's face relaxed. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  4. He heard her to the last word, still keeping his hand upon her, and holding her by the cloak she wore; but the violence of his grasp had relaxed itself, and he let her finish her words, as though his object had simply been to make her speak out to him what she had to say. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  5. At first she had been extremely self- conscious; Professor Delamater had found her to be as heavy as stone and as awkward as a bear; but later, as her embarrassment became less painful, she relaxed. – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach