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easy

Synonyms of easy in English:

adjective

  • 1 Wilf's task was very easy
    informaleasy-peasy, easy as pie, as easy as falling off a log, as easy as ABC, a piece of cake, child's play, kids' stuff, a cinch, no sweat, a doddle, a breeze, a pushover, money for old rope, money for jam
    chiefly US easy-breezy
    North American informalduck soup, a snap
    Australian/New Zealand informala bludge
    South African informala piece of old tackle
    British vulgar slanga piece of piss
    dateda snip
    [Antonyms] difficult
  • 2 some parents have easy babies and amenable children
    [Antonyms] difficult, demanding
  • 3 the thug thought he had picked an easy target
    vulnerable, susceptible, exploitable, defenceless, naive, gullible, trusting, credulous, impressionable
    [Antonyms] streetwise
  • 4 Vic's easy manner made everyone feel at home
    natural, casual, informal, unceremonious, unreserved, uninhibited, unconstrained, unforced, unaffected, free and easy, easy-going, familiar, amiable, affable, genial, congenial, agreeable, good-humoured;
    carefree, nonchalant, unconcerned, composed, insouciant, urbane, suave
    informallaid-back, unflappable, together
    [Antonyms] formal
  • 5 they are hoping for an easy life
    [Antonyms] uneasy
  • 6 the walkers set off at an easy pace
    leisurely, leisured, unhurried, unrushed, comfortable, unexacting, undemanding, easy-going, gentle, sedate, moderate, steady, regular, even
    informallaid-back
    [Antonyms] demanding
  • 7 informal she had a reputation at school for being easy
    promiscuous, sexually indiscriminate, free with one's favours, of easy virtue, unchaste, loose, wanton, abandoned, licentious, dissolute, dissipated, debauched
    North American informalroundheeled
    West Indian informalslack
    archaiclight
    [Antonyms] chaste
  • Phrases

    take it easy

    1
    the doctor was still advising me to take it easy See relax (sense 1)

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