"eased" in the verb sense
move gently or carefully
"He eased himself into the chair"
2. comfort, ease
lessen pain or discomfort alleviate
"ease the pain in your legs"
3. facilitate, ease, alleviate
"you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge"
4. still, allay, relieve, ease
lessen the intensity of or calm
"The news eased my conscience"
"still the fears"
"eased" in the adjective sense
1. alleviated, eased, relieved
of pain or sorrow) made easier to bear
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