ease release

assist in or facilitate discharge from prison

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ease — ([=e]z), v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Eased} ([=e]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Easing}.] [OE. esen, eisen, OF. aisier. See {Ease}, n.] 1. To free from anything that pains, disquiets, or oppresses; to relieve from toil or care; to give rest, repose, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ease — [n1] peace, quiet; lack of difficulty affluence, ataraxia, bed of roses*, calm, calmness, comfort, content, contentment, easiness, enjoyment, gratification, happiness, idleness, inactivity, inertia, inertness, leisure, luxury, passivity, peace of …   New thesaurus

  • ease — I verb abate, alleviate, ameliorate, bate, calm, comfort, console, cushion, disburden, disencumber, ease the burden, expedite, extenuate, facilitate, free from anxiety, give repose, give rest, help along, lessen, let up, lighten, loosen, make… …   Law dictionary

  • release from pressure — index ease Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Ease (programming language) — Infobox programming language name = Ease logo = paradigm = concurrent year = 1990 designer = Steven Ericsson Zenith developer = latest release version = latest release date = typing = implementations = various dialects = C with Ease, Carnap… …   Wikipedia

  • Ease on Down the Road — Infobox Single Name = Ease on Down the Road Artist = Diana Ross and Michael Jackson from Album = Released = September 21, 1978 Format = 7 Genre = R B, soul Length = 3:19 Label = MCA Writer = Charlie Smalls Producer = Quincy Jones Tom Bahler Misc …   Wikipedia

  • ease — /iz / (say eez) noun 1. freedom from labour, pain, or physical annoyance of any kind; tranquil rest; comfort: to take one s ease. 2. freedom from concern, anxiety, or solicitude; a quiet state of mind: be at ease. 3. freedom from difficulty or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • ease — /eez/, n., v., eased, easing. n. 1. freedom from labor, pain, or physical annoyance; tranquil rest; comfort: to enjoy one s ease. 2. freedom from concern, anxiety, or solicitude; a quiet state of mind: to be at ease about one s health. 3. freedom …   Universalium

  • ease — [[t]iz[/t]] n. v. eased, eas•ing 1) freedom from labor, pain, or physical annoyance; relaxation or comfort: to enjoy one s ease[/ex] 2) freedom from concern, anxiety, or solicitude: to be at ease about one s health[/ex] 3) freedom from difficulty …   From formal English to slang

  • ease — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, Bohemianism, Easy Street, abandon, abate, abatement, abet, abundance, acceptance, adeptness, adroitness, advance, affability, affluence, aid, alienation, allay, allayment, alleviate, alleviation, allow for,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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