Not careful or strict about rules and/or ways of doing things.
My manager is lax about handing budgets in on time. He always gives me an extra week.
Relax and do very little.
On weekends, I like to laze at the beach and read a book.
A song you hum or sing to little children to make them go to sleep.
“Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” is an English lullaby written in 1760.
A missing piece of information that allows you to benefit from something when you should not.
There is a loophole in US tax law that allows me to get money back for my rent. Not many people know about it.
The color that women put on their lips.
Jane wears red lipstick every day – even on the beach!
Continuing for a long time.
Nowadays, many people find it difficult to have a lasting marriage.
Disagree very strongly with someone.
James and I are at loggerheads over which car to buy. The one he wants is too expensive.
How a person lives and what they own.
Jane has a very good lifestyle. She can afford to take 4 holidays a year.
The place where garbage and waste is buried.
Many cities are running out of landfill space, so recycling is becoming more important.
/lætʃ ‘ɔntu/ (phrasal v)
Liking something and beginning to use it a lot.
That tv show you told me about is really funny. I’ve latched onto it.