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Definition of "easy" []

  • Capable of being accomplished or acquired with ease; posing no difficulty: an easy victory; an easy problem. (adjective)
  • Requiring or exhibiting little effort or endeavor; undemanding: took the easy way out of her problems; wasn't satisfied with easy answers. (adjective)
  • Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain: My mind was easy, knowing that I had done my best. (adjective)
  • Affording comfort or relief; soothing: soft light that was easy on the eyes. (adjective)
  • Prosperous; well-off: easy living; easy circumstances. (adjective)
  • Not requiring much labour or effort; not difficult; simple (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Free from pain, care, or anxiety (adjective)
  • Not harsh or restricting; lenient (adjective)
  • Tolerant and undemanding; easy-going (adjective)
  • Readily influenced or persuaded; pliant (adjective)
  • Not tight or constricting; loose (adjective)
  • Not strained or extreme; moderate; gentle (adjective)
  • Readily obtainable (adjective)
  • (of a market) characterized by low demand or excess supply with prices tending to fall (adjective)
  • Ready to fall in with any suggestion made; not predisposed (adjective)
  • Sexually available (adjective)
  • In an easy or relaxed manner (adverb)
  • To stop rowing (verb)

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Use "easy" in a sentence
  • "…And that is that it will be easy, *easy*, to sabotage a program this unpopular, once it passes."
  • "I *know* it's easy to love California and not as *easy* when it comes to loving Michigan."
  • "Use to be so easy, I never even tried/Yeah, use to be so easy…"