(as) easy as falling off a log

Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of (as) easy as falling off a log

:very easy

Word by Word Definitions

easy play
  1. : causing or involving little difficulty or discomfort

  2. : requiring or indicating little effort, thought, or reflection

  3. : not severe : lenient

  1. : easily

  2. : without undue speed or excitement

  3. : without worry or care

fall play falling
  1. : to descend freely by the force of gravity

  2. : to hang freely

  3. : to drop oneself to a lower position

  1. : the act of falling by the force of gravity

  2. : a falling out, off, or away : dropping

  3. : the season when leaves fall from trees : autumn

  1. : of, relating to, or suitable for autumn

off play
  1. : from a place or position

  2. : at a distance in space or time

  3. : from a course : aside

  1. used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union

  2. : to seaward of

  3. : from the possession or charge of

  1. : seaward

  2. : right

  3. : more removed or distant

  1. : to go away : depart

  2. : kill, murder

  1. : competition : contest

log play
  1. : a usually bulky piece or length of a cut or fallen tree

  2. : an apparatus for measuring the rate of a ship's motion through the water that consists of a block fastened to a line and run out from a reel

  3. : the record of the rate of a ship's speed or of her daily progress

  1. : to cut (trees) for lumber

  2. : to clear (land) of trees in lumbering

  3. : to make a note or record of : enter details of or about in a log

  1. : logarithm

  1. : word : thought : speech : discourse

  1. — see -logue


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