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easy (s):
obtained with little effort or sacrifice, often obtained illegally
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easy money
easy (s):
less in demand and therefore readily obtainable
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commodities are easy this quarter
easy (s):
casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior
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her easy virtue.
he was told to avoid loose (or light) women.
wanton behavior

Related Words: loosepromiscuoussluttishwanton
easy (s):
affording comfort
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soft light that was easy on the eyes
easy (a):
posing no difficulty; requiring little effort
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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
easy (a):
free from worry or anxiety
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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
easy (s):
marked by moderate steepness
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an easy climb.
a gentle slope

Related Words: gentle
easy (s):
having little impact
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an easy pat on the shoulder.
gentle rain.
a gentle breeze.
a soft (or light) tapping at the window

Related Word: gentle
easy (s):
not hurried or forced
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an easy walk around the block.
at a leisurely (or easygoing) pace

Related Words: leisurely
easy (s):
affording pleasure
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easy good looks
easy (s):
in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich
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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

Related Word: prosperous
easy (s):
readily exploited or tricked
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an easy victim.
an easy mark
easy (r):
with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily')
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she was easily excited.
was easily confused.
he won easily.
this china breaks very easily.
success came too easy

Related Word: easily
easy (r):
in a relaxed manner; or without hardship
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just wanted to take it easy
Related Words: soft
easy (r):
without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')
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he spoke slowly.
go easy here--the road is slippery.
glaciers move tardily.
please go slow so I can see the sights

Related Word: slowly
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