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easing

verb , present participle of ease

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1 to free from obstruction or difficulty
  • measures intended to ease the flow of traffic during rush hour
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2 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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3 to make more bearable or less severe
  • grandmother's firm belief that there are few ailments that chicken soup won't ease
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