laid-back laid-back

Definition(s):

  • (adj) unhurried and relaxed

Usage(s):

  1. Although the site contains all the elements of a conventional women's magazine, its whimsical, laid-back tone makes it a lot more appealing.
  2. With his now ubiquitous karaoke machine, this laid-back Japanese inventor provided the soundtrack for millions of wannabe Sinatras and Madonnas.
  3. Small is beautiful Hobart's compact, navigable dimensions add to its laid-back maritime appeal.

News

  1. Fat Tony Brings Kool A.D. to His Chat-Room 'Hood Party' in Rambunctious Video

    Ain't no party like a Google Hangout party. In his new video for laid-back anthem "Hood Party," Houston rapper Fat Tony spans the States with a video conference call that brings on producer Tom Cruz and rappers Kool A...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Spin

  2. Half-sister: Missing naked hiker is 'laid-back, carefree'

    UPDATE 2:30 P.M.:  |  The 19-year-old woman missing while on a naked hike in Southwest Washington’s Gifford Pinchot National Forest is “a  very laid-back, carefree girl,” according to her half-sister, Cheri Kaupu of Vancouver. Kaupu said her missing half-sister,
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  3. Obama, Chinese president talk North Korea, cybersecurity at summit

    President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping finished a second round of talks Saturday, bringing to a close a two-day summit said to have been a warm and laid-back counterpoint to the oftentimes frigid and tense relationship between the two global superpowers.North Korea and cybersecurity were among the key issues discussed in a series of wide-ranging and largely informal ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: MSNBC

Quotes

  1. "The biggest thing I tell people is if your son or your child is ever going to be a superstar or famous, you want them to be like him," Olivea said. "He's the most humble, unassuming, laid-back person you can encounter. For as much success as...
    on Dec 11, 2006 By: Shane Olivea Source: Forbes

  2. "I can't be cool. I can't be laid-back," a starry-eyed Cruise said on "The Oprah Winfrey Show." "Something happened and I want to celebrate it."
    on Nov 19, 2006 By: Tom Cruise Source: FOXNews

  3. "Boss Orange is a brand I immediately identified with because it has a laid-back, spontaneous quality I relate to," said Bloom.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Orlando Bloom Source: NDTV.com

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