easy

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easy is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
easy

Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
easy

Comparative
easier

Superlative
easiest

  1. If something is easy, it does not need much skill or effort.
    The teacher gave an easy test to her students.
  2. (rare, except in certain expressions) If something is easy, it is comfortable.
    I had to get out of my easy chair in order to open the door for our guests.
    Since I am well taken care of, I can sleep easy tonight.

Adverb[change]

Positive
easy

Comparative
more easy

Superlative
most easy

  1. If you do something easy, you do slowly, without effort, calmly.
    Take it easy. (See also take it easy.)
    Move it nice and easy, so it doesn't break.

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