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1 ease /ˈiːz/ noun
1 ease
/ˈiːz/
noun
Learner's definition of EASE
[noncount]
: freedom from pain or trouble : comfort of body or mind
: lack of difficulty
: a relaxed and informal way of behaving

at ease

also at your ease : in a relaxed and comfortable state
see also ill at ease
: standing silently with the feet apart and one or both hands behind the body often used as a military command compare at attention at attention

take your ease

: to rest or relax
2 ease /ˈiːz/ verb
eases; eased; easing
2 ease
/ˈiːz/
verb
eases; eased; easing
Learner's definition of EASE
[+ object] : to free (someone or something) from trouble or worry
[+ object] : to make (something) less painful
[+ object] : to make (tension, a problem, etc.) less severe or troubling
[no object] : to become less severe or troubling
always followed by an adverb or preposition
[+ object] : to move (someone or something) gently or carefully
[no object] : to move or pass slowly or easily

ease off

[phrasal verb] or ease up
: to become less severe

ease up on

[phrasal verb]
ease up on (someone) : to treat (someone) in a less harsh or demanding way
ease up on (something) : to apply less pressure to (something)
ease up on (something) : to do or use less of (something)
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