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Synonyms of easy in English:


  • 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
    [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
    [Antonyms] chaste
  • Phrases

    take it easy

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

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