take it easy
Definition of take it easy
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
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: a distinct treatment or variation
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: causing or involving little difficulty or discomfort
: requiring or indicating little effort, thought, or reflection
: not severe : lenient
: without undue speed or excitement
: without worry or care
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