ease off

idiom
variants: or ease up

Definition of ease off

: to become less severe The slope gradually eased off. The pressure should ease up soon.

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“Ease off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ease%20off. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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