ease

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Inflections of 'ease' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
eases
v 3rd person singular
easing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
eased
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
eased
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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ease

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. (just) ease into it
  2. ease into a new [job, school, semester, life]
  3. eased herself into [work, the chair, position]
  4. ease into the [pool, bath, seat]
  5. ease out of the [garage, port, cage]
  6. ease it into place
  7. ease it [down, around, over, through]
  8. ease the [plane, car, go-kart, truck]
  9. ease the [pressure, tension, force] (on)
  10. (to) ease his [burden, workload, pain, passage]
  11. ease up on the [gas, pedal]
  12. ease off (of) the [gas]
  13. ease up on the [demands, insults]
  14. ease off the [demands]
  15. ease off me
  16. eased off (slightly) [during the semester, throughout the year]
  17. the [rain, mistakes] eased off
  18. the [rain] (has) eased off a little
  19. her [headache, stomach pain] eased
n
  1. with [consummate, relative] ease
  2. with the greatest of ease
  3. with greater ease (than)
  4. [finished, passed, won] with ease
  5. the ease of [going, doing, having]
  6. ease of access
  7. ease of use
  8. for maximum ease of [access]
  9. am jealous of the ease with which he
  10. live a life of ease
  11. with ease and [convenience, comfort, flexibility]
  12. feels at ease (when) [doing, making, trying]
  13. feel at ease at [home, school, work]
  14. feels at ease about his [job, health, family]
  15. want you to feel at ease (here)
  16. [soon, instantly] put me at ease
  17. let me put your mind at ease
  18. at ease, soldier!
  19. the [soldiers, players] stood at ease
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