take it easy

Definition of take it easy

informal
1 :to relax and avoid hard work or strain
  • The doctor told her she should take it easy for a while.
2 :to stay or become calm and unexcited usually used as a command
  • Take it easy, Joe. Everything is going to be just fine.

Word by Word Definitions

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

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


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