take one's ease

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of take one's ease

:to rest or relax
  • I found him taking his ease on the front porch.

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

ease play
  1. : the state of being comfortable: such as

  2. : freedom from pain or discomfort

  3. : freedom from care

  1. : to free from something that pains, disquiets, or burdens

  2. : to make less painful : alleviate

  3. : to lessen the pressure or tension of especially by slackening, lifting, or shifting


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