Found 2 items, similar to easiest.
English → English
adv 1: with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for
`easily'); “she was easily excited”
; “was easily
; “he won easily”
; “this china breaks very
; “success came too easy”
2: without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for
`slowly'); “he spoke slowly”
; “go easy here--the road is
; “glaciers move tardily”
; “please go slow so I
can see the sights”
3: in a relaxed manner; or without hardship; “just wanted to
take it easy”
(`soft' is nonstandard) [syn: soft
adj 1: posing no difficulty; requiring little effort; “an easy
; “an easy problem”
; “an easy victory”
; “the house
is easy to heat”
; “satisfied with easy answers”
the easy way out of his dilemma”
2: not hurried or forced; “an easy walk around the block”
a leisurely (or easygoing) pace”
3: free from worry or anxiety; “knowing that I had done my
best, my mind was easy”
; “an easy good-natured manner”
“by the time the child faced the actual problem of reading
she was familiar and at ease with all the elements words”
[syn: at ease
] [ant: uneasy
4: affording pleasure; “easy good looks”
5: having little impact; “an easy pat on the shoulder”
; “a gentle breeze”
; “a soft (or light) tapping at
6: in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich;
“they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards”
; “a prosperous family”
; “his family is
; “well-to-do members of the
7: not harsh; causing little distress; “an easy penalty”
8: readily exploited or tricked; “an easy mark”
; “an easy
9: marked by moderate steepness; “an easy climb”
; “a gentle
10: performing adroitly and without effort; “her easy grace”
11: not strict; “an easy teacher”
; “easy standards”
12: affording comfort; “soft light that was easy on the eyes”
13: casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; “her easy
; “he was told to avoid loose (or light) women”
14: less in demand and therefore readily obtainable;
“commodities are easy this quarter”
15: plentiful and therefore at low interest rates; easy to come
by; “easy money”
English → English
, a. [Compar. Easier
; superl. Easiest
aisi['e], F. ais['e], prop. p. p. of OF. aisier. See Ease
1. At ease; free from pain, trouble, or constraint; as:
(a) Free from pain, distress, toil, exertion, and the
like; quiet; as, the patient is easy.
(b) Free from care, responsibility, discontent, and the
like; not anxious; tranquil; as, an easy mind.
(c) Free from constraint, harshness, or formality;
unconstrained; smooth; as, easy manners; an easy
style. “The easy vigor of a line.”
2. Not causing, or attended with, pain or disquiet, or much
exertion; affording ease or rest; as, an easy carriage; a
ship having an easy motion; easy movements, as in dancing.
“Easy ways to die.”
3. Not difficult; requiring little labor or effort; slight;
inconsiderable; as, an easy task; an easy victory.
It were an easy leap. --Shak.
4. Causing ease; giving freedom from care or labor;
furnishing comfort; commodious; as, easy circumstances; an
easy chair or cushion.
5. Not making resistance or showing unwillingness; tractable;
yielding; complying; ready.
He gained their easy hearts. --Dryden.
He is too tyrannical to be an easy monarch. --Sir W.
6. Moderate; sparing; frugal. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
7. (Com.) Not straitened as to money matters; as, the market
is easy; -- opposed to tight
Honors are easy
(Card Playing), said when each side has an
equal number of honors, in which case they are not counted
Syn: Quiet; comfortable; manageable; tranquil; calm; facile;