Definition of ease off
- The slope gradually eased off.
- The pressure should ease up soon.
: the state of being comfortable: such as
: freedom from pain or discomfort
: freedom from care
: to free from something that pains, disquiets, or burdens
: to make less painful : alleviate
: to lessen the pressure or tension of especially by slackening, lifting, or shifting
: from a place or position
: at a distance in space or time
: from a course : aside
used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union
: to seaward of
: from the possession or charge of
: more removed or distant
: to go away : depart
: kill, murder
: competition : contest
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