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English Dictionary: Easy by the DICT Development Group
2 results for Easy
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily'); "she was easily excited"; "was easily confused"; "he won easily"; "this china breaks very easily"; "success came too easy"
    Synonym(s): easily, easy
  2. without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); "he spoke slowly"; "go easy here--the road is slippery"; "glaciers move tardily"; "please go slow so I can see the sights"
    Synonym(s): slowly, slow, easy, tardily
    Antonym(s): apace, chop-chop, quickly, rapidly, speedily
  3. in a relaxed manner; or without hardship; "just wanted to take it easy" (`soft' is nonstandard)
    Synonym(s): easy, soft
  1. posing no difficulty; requiring little effort; "an easy job"; "an easy problem"; "an easy victory"; "the house is easy to heat"; "satisfied with easy answers"; "took the easy way out of his dilemma"
    Antonym(s): difficult, hard
  2. not hurried or forced; "an easy walk around the block"; "at a leisurely (or easygoing) pace"
    Synonym(s): easy, easygoing, leisurely
  3. free from worry or anxiety; "knowing that I had done my best, my mind was easy"; "an easy good-natured manner"; "by the time the chsild faced the actual problem of reading she was familiar and at ease with all the elements words"
    Antonym(s): uneasy
  4. affording pleasure; "easy good looks"
  5. having little impact; "an easy pat on the shoulder"; "gentle rain"; "a gentle breeze"; "a soft (or light) tapping at the window"
    Synonym(s): easy, gentle, soft
  6. readily exploited or tricked; "an easy victim"; "an easy mark"
  7. in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich; "they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards"; "easy living"; "a prosperous family"; "his family is well- situated financially"; "well-to-do members of the community"
    Synonym(s): comfortable, easy, prosperous, well-fixed, well-heeled, well-off, well-situated, well-to-do
  8. marked by moderate steepness; "an easy climb"; "a gentle slope"
    Synonym(s): easy, gentle
  9. affording comfort; "soft light that was easy on the eyes"
  10. casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; "her easy virtue"; "he was told to avoid loose (or light) women"; "wanton behavior"
    Synonym(s): easy, light, loose, promiscuous, sluttish, wanton
  11. less in demand and therefore readily obtainable; "commodities are easy this quarter"
  12. obtained with little effort or sacrifice, often obtained illegally; "easy money"
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Easy \Eas"y\, a. [Compar. {Easier}; superl. {Easiest}.] [OF.
      aisi[82], F. ais[82], prop. p. p. of OF. aisier. See {Ease},
      v. t.]
      1. At ease; free from pain, trouble, or constraint; as:
            (a) Free from pain, distress, toil, exertion, and the
                  like; quiet; as, the patient is easy.
            (b) Free from care, responsibility, discontent, and the
                  like; not anxious; tranquil; as, an easy mind.
            (c) Free from constraint, harshness, or formality;
                  unconstrained; smooth; as, easy manners; an easy
                  style. [bd]The easy vigor of a line.[b8] --Pope.
      2. Not causing, or attended with, pain or disquiet, or much
            exertion; affording ease or rest; as, an easy carriage; a
            ship having an easy motion; easy movements, as in dancing.
            [bd]Easy ways to die.[b8] --Shak.
      3. Not difficult; requiring little labor or effort; slight;
            inconsiderable; as, an easy task; an easy victory.
                     It were an easy leap.                        --Shak.
      4. Causing ease; giving freedom from care or labor;
            furnishing comfort; commodious; as, easy circumstances; an
            easy chair or cushion.
      5. Not making resistance or showing unwillingness; tractable;
            yielding; complying; ready.
                     He gained their easy hearts.               --Dryden.
                     He is too tyrannical to be an easy monarch. --Sir W.
      6. Moderate; sparing; frugal. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
      7. (Com.) Not straitened as to money matters; as, the market
            is easy; -- opposed to {tight}.
      {Honors are easy} (Card Playing), said when each side has an
            equal number of honors, in which case they are not counted
            as points.
      Syn: Quiet; comfortable; manageable; tranquil; calm; facile;
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