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Synonyms for ease

Synonyms for ease

freedom, especially from pain

freedom from constraint, formality, embarrassment, or awkwardness

freedom from labor, responsibility, or strain

the ability to perform without apparent effort

steady good fortune or financial security

to make less severe or more bearable

to reduce in tension, pressure, or rigidity

to become or cause to become less active or intense

to make less difficult

to maneuver gently and slowly into place

to advance carefully and gradually


ease off: to moderate or change a position or course of action as a result of pressure

Synonyms for ease

freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort

a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state

the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress)

freedom from constraint or embarrassment


Related Words

freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

move gently or carefully

lessen pain or discomfort

make easier

lessen the intensity of or calm

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My horse was looking at a camera and eased down," insisted the jockey, but there no big-race tips to be gleaned as Fantastic Light and runner- up Dehoush are not entered for the Derby.
Unbeaten in two point-to-points, the Nina Carberryridden six-year-old cruised along before going to the front three out and went on to win, eased down, by 30 lengths.
Christophe Soumillon: eased down Spirit One for three-length victory
The champion sent the 11-8 favourite into the lead after two furlongs of the mile contest and the daughter of Efisio stretched clear to win eased down by five lengths from Amazing Valour.
Ffrench made an embarrassing blunder at Doncaster on Sunday when he eased down, resulting in Happy Diamond losing a race he should have won easily.
Stretching away in the home straight he was eased down after the last by Jamie Osborne but still home came home 14 lengths clear of Scotton Green.
He's been a bit frustrating," admitted trainer O'Connell after the 4/5 favourite coasted home, eased down, a very comfortable winner from The Black Tiger.
After witnessing Oulton Broad (8-1) completed a four-timer by beating 3-1 favourite Churchstanton by an eased down three lengths in the Allied Irish Bank Handicap Hurdle, the former barmaid explained how she came by the Midyan gelding.
Just failed to catch an eased down Bold Bibi over a slightly shorter trip at Killarney on most recent start and sound claims of achieving a first win since October 2005.
Oliver Sherwood has given Casey, his stable jockey since the start of theseason, a vote of confidence in the aftermath of the incident that saw Hulysse Royal pipped at the post by Audacter after being eased down.
Confidently handled at Dundalk by Jason Behan, the six-year-old stormed clear with more than a furlong to race before being eased down to win by 3 1/2 lengths.
Raffaas was eased down, but still managed to take almost half a second off of the course record which has stood since December 1994.
Riding Torn Silk for Paul Webber, McCarthy dropped his hands and Lorcan Wyer on Barnburgh Boy pinched second place by a short head right on the line after Torn Silk was eased down close home.
Racing To Win, who may well go off at odds-on, won last week's weight-for-age George Main Stakes over 1m, being eased down in the final 50 yards.
I only eased down at Leicester because I thought I was 20 lengths clear of Graham Bradley on Kapco.