freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort; "he rose through the ranks with apparent ease"; "they put it into containers for ease of transportation"; "the very easiness of the deed held her back"
freedom from constraint or embarrassment; "I am never at ease with strangers"
the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress); "he enjoyed his relief from responsibility"; "getting it off his conscience gave him some ease"
a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state; "a life of luxury and ease"; "he had all the material comforts of this world"
lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate; "ease the pain in your legs"
make easier; "you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge"
lessen the intensity of or calm; "The news eased my conscience"; "still the fears"
move gently or carefully; "He eased himself into the chair"
freedom from activi
the condition of being free; the power to act or speak or think without externally imposed restraints
immunity from an obligation or duty
leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking; "leave it as is"; "leave the young fawn alone"; "leave the flowers that you see in the park behind"
be survived by after one's death; "He left six children"; "At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats"
leave behind unintentionally; "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant"; "I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors"
the act of departing politely; "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"
go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness; "She left a mess when she moved out"; "His good luck finally left him"; "her husband left her after 20 years of marriage"; "she wept thinking she had been left behind"
permission to do something; "she was granted leave to speak"
go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"