RELAXATION By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 State of being relaxed. Refreshment of mind and body. Reduction in intensity of tension or vigor. Musculature returning to an inactive state after contraction. RELAXATION: "Sitting in a hot tub is a very good form of relaxation." Related Psychology Terms BIOENERGETICS TONIC SUMMATION TIME CARTESIAN DUALISM BURNOUT RESTING TREMOR SEAT OF MIND DYSTONIA CONSERVATISM CENTER Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RELAXATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/relaxation/ (accessed October 15, 2019).