Translation of easy in Spanish:
adjective -sier, -siest
- 1 1.1 (not difficult)(task/victory)it's an easy problem to solveit's as easy as ABCes un problema fácil de resolverit's within easy reach of Washingtones facilísimo or es un juego de niñosto take the easy way outestá muy cerca de Washingtonyou aren't making this very easy for meoptar por el camino fácilthat's easy for you to sayno me lo estás poniendo muy fácilno me estás facilitando las cosasI'm easy to pleasese dice muy fáciles fácil hablarshe's easy to get along withsoy fácil de contentarSpanish made easyes de trato fáciles fácil llevarse bien con ella1.2Español sin esfuerzo(target/victim)he was easy game o (British English) meat for a woman like herera fácil presa para una mujer como ellaExample sentences1.3 (by a large margin) See examples: she was an easy winner
ganó sin problemas
- So often the local authorities are an easy target for criticism, sometimes unfair and unjustified.
- They concluded that the generators would be an easy target for a terrorist attack of enormous consequence.
- Being slow does make them easy targets and one RAAF aircraft has come under attack in Baghdad.
- 2 2.1 (undemanding) at an easy paceeasy terms (Business) to be easy on the eye/earsin prisas or con tranquilidadour prices are easy on your pocketser agradable a la vista/al oído2.2 (not painful) See examples: my throat feels much easier nownuestros precios le van bien a su bolsillomy conscience is easy 2.3 (unconstrained)me duele mucho menos la garganta ahora(movement/manners)they chatted with easy familiarityno forzadowe were on easy terms with themcharlaron con espontaneidadestábamos en confianza con ellosExample sentences
- He is so easy with it that like a general who has always won battles, he has won loud applause from the audience after each show.
- There are kids riding horses and dogs chasing sticks yet we're all easy like Sunday morning.
- I'm easy, either way, just so long as we don't have to go back and live in Wales again.
- It will not be easy for Lin to achieve his aim, but setbacks just seem to spur him on.
- Reivin was dodging using very little effort, as if this was all far too easy for him.
- He said it was easy for politicians to make spending promises but more difficult to find the money.
- Bristol is an easy weekend trip from Scotland, and city-centre hotels at the right price do not come much better than this one.
- It won't be an easy summer for Ridsdale, but unlike the next manager, he can be sure he'll be there this time next year.
- Now that competition has been introduced into the tertiary system, the easy days are over.
- 3 3.1 (lenient) to be easy
onsomebody3.2 (sexually available) [slang] she's easyser poco exigente or severo conalguienser indulgente conalguiena woman of easy virtuees una chica fáciluna mujer de vida airada [formal]una mujer ligera de cascosExample sentences3.3 (without strong opinion) (especially British English) [colloquial] (predicative) I'm easy
me da igual or lo mismo
- They thought she was easy, that they could buy her a drink and then get into her pants at the end of the night.
- Yet she wasn't easy like some of the girls hanging out around Soho at that time.
- Nobody is going to think you're easy, in fact they will probably think you are sensible and cautious.
- 1 (without difficulty) See examples: languages come easy to him such skill doesn't come easyeasy come, easy goesa habilidad no se adquiere fácilmente or (in Latin America also) así nomásasí como viene se va
- 2 2.1 (slowly, calmly)easy now, don't rush itcon calmaeasy does itdespacito or con calma or tranquilo, no te apresuresto take it/things easydespacito (y buena letra)con calma y nos amanecemos (Mexico)take it easy! there's no need to get upsettomárselo/tomarse las cosas con calma2.2 (sparingly) See examples: go easy on o with the sugar, we don't have much left¡cálmate! no es para ponerse asígo easy on the eye shadowno te pases or (Mexico) llévatela suave con el azúcar, que queda poco [colloquial]2.3 (leniently) See examples: go easy on him, he didn't mean to do itque no se te vaya la mano con la sombra de ojosno seas muy duro con él, no lo hizo a propósitoExample sentences
- It was the first time she ever gave me a real compliment, and I was surprised how easy it came to her lips.
- We were playing basketball just dribbling it easy along the graffiti lot.
- He found the looking glass easy enough, though why it was intact he couldn't say.
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