Textual thesaurus for "ease"

(noun) rest, relaxation, repose

freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

took his repose by the swimming pool

(noun) easiness, simpleness, simplicity

freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort

he rose through the ranks with apparent ease; they put it into containers for ease of transportation; the very easiness of the deed held her back

(noun) informality

freedom from constraint or embarrassment

I am never at ease with strangers

(noun) relief

the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress)

he enjoyed his relief from responsibility; getting it off his conscience gave him some ease

(noun) comfort

a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state

a life of luxury and ease; he had all the material comforts of this world

(verb) comfort

lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate

ease the pain in your legs

(verb) alleviate, facilitate

make easier

you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge

(verb) relieve, allay, still

lessen the intensity of or calm

The news eased my conscience; still the fears