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eased

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verb

past tense of ease
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as in loosened
to make less taut the rock climber eased the rope a little so that his fellow climber had room to maneuver

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“Eased.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/eased. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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