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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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17% has eased off recent highs of almost 23% within the last two years as discount options expire.
It was 35 metres of hard work then I eased off, and just cruised home," she said.
Loeb eased off in the end, winning just one of the stages, to ensure he collected maximum points to extend his world championship advantage to 23 points over Subaru's Petter Solberg.
I thought I'd heard the commentator say I was in the lead coming up to the finish, so I eased off, so I'm not happy with that," said Walsh.
SPAIN'S Aitor Gonzalez bagged his first Tour de France stage win as Lance Armstrong eased off the gas yesterday.
This try was converted by Nick John, but Kenfig Hill then eased off to allow Tumble to score two tries.
We've put approximately five inches of water on the track, which is four million gallons, but we eased off a little on Monday because the forecast was for heavy rain.
The Midlanders, boosted by star man Nick Beal, had been leading 27-0 ten minutes into the second half of the basement battle, but then eased off.
Only when Stourbridge eased off, having led 37-0 after 30 minutes, were Newbury able to take advantage.
Notwithstanding acquisitions, working capital needs have eased off with a reduced need for net borrowing, there is no more minority interest in the profits of INX (as of Q2), and the company still has loss carryforwards that will eliminate most taxes for the year.
In the second period, Birtley eased off and Brandon took advantage with a McTathern brace to level.
But the weather eased off and Pool were able to maintain their fine recent form courtesy of Eifion Williams' early goal.
Loeb eased off, winning just one of the stages, to ensure he collected maximum points to extend his world championship advantage to 23 points over Subaru's Petter Solberg (pictured).