ease the pain

make free from pain, lessen the pain, reduce the sharpness of the pain

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • How Can I Ease the Pain — is the title of a number one R B single by Lisa Fischer. The hit song spent two weeks at number one on the US R B chart. In 1992 the single won a Soul Train Music Award for Best R B/Soul Single, Female and it also won a 1992 Grammy Award for Best …   Wikipedia

  • To ease the helm — Ease 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,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ease — ēz vb, eased; eas·ing vt 1) to free from something that pains, disquiets, or burdens <eased and comforted the sick> 2) to take away or lessen: ALLEVIATE <took an aspirin to ease the pain> vi to give freedom or relief (as from pain or… …   Medical dictionary

  • The Crusader (film) — The Crusader is a 2007 direct to dvd motion picture. It stars Matt Reaves and Anthony Bianchi.PlotJoe Johnson is a young college student in desperate need of a room to rent. Due to initially ambiguous reasons, he cannot return to the city that he …   Wikipedia

  • pain — noun 1 physical pain ADJECTIVE ▪ acute, agonizing, awful, blinding, excruciating, extreme, great, immense, intense, severe …   Collocations dictionary

  • ease — ease1 [ iz ] verb ** ▸ 1 make less severe ▸ 2 move slowly & carefully ▸ 3 about rule/punishment ▸ 4 make process easier ▸ 5 about bad weather ▸ 6 become more relaxed ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) transitive to make a problem, bad situation, or pain less… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • pain — I UK [peɪn] / US noun Word forms pain : singular pain plural pains *** 1) [countable/uncountable] a feeling that you have in a part of your body when you are hurt or ill chest/stomach pains Harry has been enduring considerable back pain for a… …   English dictionary

  • ease — ease1 [i:z] n [U] [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: aise comfort ] 1.) with ease if you do something with ease, it is very easy for you to do it = ↑easily ▪ They won with ease. ▪ The security codes could be broken with relative ease . ▪ I… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ease — 1 noun (U) 1 with ease if you do something with ease, it is very easy for you to do it: The car travelled smoothly up the hillside, taking the bends with ease. | It was the ease with which the burglars got into the house that worried her. | with… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ease */*/ — I UK [iːz] / US [ɪz] noun [uncountable] 1) a) the ability to do something easily with ease: Young children seem to master computer games with ease. We completed the climb with relative ease (= fairly easily). b) the fact that something is easy to …   English dictionary

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