easier easier  /ˈi zi ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) posing no difficulty; requiring little effort
  2. (adj) not hurried or forced
  3. (adj) free from worry or anxiety
  4. (adj) affording pleasure
  5. (adj) having little impact
  6. (adj) readily exploited or tricked
  7. (adj) in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich
  8. (adj) marked by moderate steepness
  9. (adj) affording comfort
  10. (adj) casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior
  11. (adj) less in demand and therefore readily obtainable
  12. (adj) obtained with little effort or sacrifice, often obtained illegally
  13. (adv) with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily')
  14. (adv) without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')
  15. (adv) in a relaxed manner; or without hardship

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Of course, that could make life easier for you too.
  2. The system has obvious military applications and could also be used in airplane cockpits to make landings easier for pilots.
  3. But non-family abusers may be easier to pick out--many are adults who shower uncommon attention on children--and thus easier to stop.

News

  1. Business aims to make it easier for pilots to rent small planes

    A Chicago-based startup with Kansas ties aims to make renting airplanes easier for pilots and more profitable for their owners.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Wichita Eagle

  2. Twitter Adds Easier Column Navigation To Tweetdeck For Power Users

    Twitter added new features to Tweetdeck today that makes it easier to arrange and consume various feeds. Column headers now have "grab handles" in the top-left corner so they can quickly and easily be rearranged. If you are looking at fewer than four feeds, the selected column will now snap its left edge to the sidebar; if four or more columns are visible, the selected column will still be in ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: TechCrunch

  3. Official pushes to make it easier to post bond

    A Cook County official is pushing to make it easier for non-violent offenders to post bond to stay out of the county jail.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: KWQC-TV 6 Davenport

Quotes

  1. "I just need to keep progressing and keep moving my way up the board," he said. "It's a long haul. The US Open is not going to get easier as the week goes on -- especially on the weekend. And from what I hear it's supposed to be overcast, so...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: ESPN

  2. Material support intended even for benign purposes could "lend legitimacy to foreign terrorist groups -- legitimacy that makes it easier for those groups to persist, to recruit members, and to raise funds -- all of which facilitate more terrorist...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: John Roberts Source: Xinhua

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