Definition of at one's ease in English:

at (one's) ease

  • 1Free from worry or awkwardness; relaxed: she was never quite at ease with Phil
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    • The main courses arrived swiftly, with the kind of faultlessly friendly, attentive yet unobtrusive service that always puts you at your ease in a restaurant.
    • The master of ceremonies will welcome each of the contestants in turn, set them at their ease, and introduced the musical item that each will render.
    • He had a great way with people, and had the remarkable ability to put customers at their ease.
    relaxed, calm, serene, tranquil, unworried, contented, content, happy; comfortable, secure, safe
    informal chilled
  • 1.1 (at ease) Military In a relaxed attitude with the feet apart and the hands behind the back (often as a command): all right, stand at ease!
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    • Both girls ceased their jitters and tried to stand at ease, gnawing away at their lips.
    • I halted in front of the sentry box, turned to the front and stood at ease.
    • The soldiers at Micklegate Bar are not marching but are stood at ease, and may well have been from the Army Cadet Corps.
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