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English definition of “ease”

ease

verb     /iːz/
[I, T] to become less severe , or to make something become less severe : The new road should ease traffic problems in the village . The pain eased after a few minutes .Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
ease sb/sth back/out/up, etc to move someone or something gradually and gently to another position : [often reflexive] Tom eased himself back in his chair .Slow and moving slowly
(Definition of ease verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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