Freedom from whatever aches or problems; as: (a) respite from work or energy; sleep; quiet; leisure.
Freedom from treatment, solicitude, or anything that annoys or disquiets; tranquillity; serenity; comfort; safety; as, easier mind.
Freedom from constraint, formality, difficulty, shame, etc.; center; liberty; naturalness; -- stated of fashion, style, etc..
An undisturbed condition regarding the body; freedom from labor, discomfort, or physical irritation of any sort; tranquil rest; real comfort: since, he sits at his simplicity; to simply take one's simplicity.
A quiet condition regarding the mind; freedom from issue, anxiety, solicitude, or anything that frets or ruffles the mind; tranquillity.
therefore convenience afforded or offered; satisfaction; relief; entertainment; accommodation.
center; freedom from difficulty or great work: as, you can accomplish it with great ease.
Freedom from stiffness, coṅstraint, or formality; unaffectedness: as, ease of style; ease of manner.
a freedom from economic difficulty that encourages an appropriate state
freedom from trouble or hardship or work
the healthiness of becoming comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress)
freedom from activity (work or stress or obligation)
to alleviate or clear of discomfort or physical disquiet or irritation; offer rest or relief to; make comfortable.
To clear of anxiety, treatment, or psychological disturbance: because, the belated news has actually eased my mind.
to produce from pressure or stress; decrease or moderate the strain, tightness, fat, closeness, rate, etc., of, as by slacking, raising slightly, moving somewhat, etc.: occasionally with down: as, to help relieve a ship in a seaway by placing along the helm, or by putting some cargo overboard; to relieve a bar or a nut in machinery.
To relieve, as by the removal of a weight or an encumbrance; eliminate off, as an encumbrance: with of before the thing removed: because, to relieve a porter of their load.
To mitigate; relieve; assuage; allay; abate or pull partly, as any burden, discomfort, grief, anxiety, or disturbance.
To make less difficult; enhance.
Synonyms To calm, calm, tranquilize, nevertheless, pacify.