Đồng nghĩa của ease

Alternative for ease

eases, eased, easing

Đồng nghĩa: aid, allay, comfort, facilitate, help, lighten, loosen, reduce, relax, relieve, soothe,

Trái nghĩa: anxiety, care, difficult, uneasiness,

Noun

The absence of embarrassment, constraint, discomfort or awkwardness
naturalness aplomb composure freedom casualness confidence easiness informality knack nonchalance fluency insouciance liberty relaxedness abandon affability amiability familiarity grace poise spontaneity unconstraint uninhibitedness unrestraint abandonment easygoingness readiness spontaneousness unaffectedness unceremoniousness unconcern unreservedness lightheartedness lack of constraint lack of reserve simplicity effortlessness disregard smoothness straightforwardness openness indifference wildness recklessness wantonness impulse carelessness lack of ceremony coolness facility cinch lack of restraint lack of inhibition efficiency intimacy closeness fellowship unpretentiousness genuineness artlessness thoughtlessness apathy simpleness torpor disinterestedness candour ingenuousness licentiousness impulsiveness complacence candidness frankness incuriousness incuriosity candor calmness facileness unselfconsciousness inattention leaving behind ability unruliness intemperance unstudiedness unsophisticatedness manageability naturality lack of affectation impetuosity immoderation lack of sophistication dash lack of pretension incontinence careless freedom wild impulse tendency improvisation extemporaneity inclination whim inspiration will forwardness impudence friendliness ad-libbing non-formality cosiness homeliness expertness accessibility pushover skillfulness expertise relaxation flexibility quickness approachability dispatch breeze cleverness dexterity setup snap presumption forthrightness overfamiliarity cheek lack of complication absence of complication friendship directness coziness comfortableness smooth sailing ease of manner duck soup child's play free expression indulgence laissez faire looseness relaxed manner sociability disrespect impertinence boldness brazenness laxity freshness acquaintanceship lack of formality absence of reserve carefreeness airiness heedlessness calm equanimity light-heartedness jauntiness cool frivolousness breeziness happiness easy-going attitude lack of concern

Noun

Freedom from worries or problems
comfort leisure peace repose serenity calmness pleasure quiet relaxation restfulness calm contentment delight enjoyment fulfilment prosperity rest sufficiency tranquillity composure content contentedness easiness freedom gratification happiness peacefulness relish security wealth affluence coziness cosiness easefulness fulfillment gladness idleness luxury plenty prosperousness satisfaction tranquility decompression opulence quietude ataraxia self-content well-being freedom from hardship freedom from troubles peace of mind bed of roses free time equanimity placidity relief delectation joy bliss placidness confidence sereneness poise quietness inactivity respite requiescence cheerfulness repletion complacency felicity glee time off breathing space wellbeing restoration comfortableness renewal relaxing stillness assurance self-possession aplomb imperturbability certainty hush conviction sangfroid rapture ebullience refreshment sureness ataraxy reassurance self-assurance self-confidence amusement time out safeness tranquilness secureness relaxedness passivity casualness naturalness inertia informality unrestraint spontaneity inertness psychological wellbeing supinity succor unceremoniousness warmth succour collectedness peaceableness welfare equableness togetherness still mental wellness unflappability liss patience harmony revelry kick solace zest safety buzz gusto jollies triumph pride reward joie de vivre zest for life enjoyment of living taste achievement elegance reliance satiety indulgence conciliation vindication consummation resolution agreement approval smugness feeling of safety absence of anxiety positivity ease of mind freedom from doubt feeling of ease absence of worry self-satisfaction downtime inner peace good fortune sense of well-being sense of achievement unwinding chic lavishness grandeur recreation lull high spirits positiveness coolness level-headedness nirvana steadiness soundness levelheadedness dormancy quiescence siesta doze inaction somnolence snooze style silence dreaminess cessation kip letup equability even-mindedness presence of mind ataraxis heartsease comity compatibility winding down gracious living peace and quiet unemployment holiday vacation retirement period of repose me-time period of relaxation loosening up convenience liberty recess scope time range intermission sabbatical pause vacay mental repose calming oneself coffee break R & R R and R spare moment time to spare breathing spell extravagance richness creditworthiness solvency hedonism self-indulgence treat soothingness frill splendour extra amenity splendor refinement non-essential nonessential superfluity abundance elation exuberance clear conscience ecstasy cheer euphoria quiet mind mental freedom riches easygoingness consolation icing on the cake privilege privileged circumstances sumptuousness grandness lack of interruption lack of disturbance magnificence luxuriousness costliness entertainment freedom from interference liking fun diversion voluptuousness merriment lap of luxury zeal gaiety jollity beguilement rec sport enjoying fruition sensuality loving savor thrill savour rejoicing milk and honey life of Riley beer and skittles exorbitance rarity immoderation bonus intemperance great pleasure high living

Noun

Reduction of, or freedom, from pain
comfort relief alleviation remedy aid balm care relieving reprieve solace soothing succor abatement allaying alleviating amelioration comforting cure easing mitigation release succour allayment appeasement assistance assuagement assuaging consolation easement mitigating mollification palliation softening support sustenance cheer dulling extrication rest restfulness well-being palliative help refreshment respite deliverance reassurance lessening reduction lightening satisfaction repose contentment happiness lift salving compassion sympathy encouragement pity commiseration load off one's mind fellow feeling moral support relaxation quelling slackening moderation calmness quenching secours calming ministration diminution improvement slaking backing guidance reassuring consoling remission cheering up solacing optimism healing anodyne curative restorative fortification tranquilizer soother tranquillizer fix hand break breather diversion letup maintenance a helping hand quick fix lenity something soothing weakening decrease deadening modification extenuation let-up cushioning pacification waning placation attenuation ebb tempering qualification blunting cutback slowing allowance diminishing minimizing minimization curtailment decline modulation subsidence contraction loosening dilution minimising easing off damping vindication justification tailing off stilling letting up lull peace condolence condolement dwindling suspension ebbing abeyance conciliation concession propitiation accommodation delay pause dying down interruption retardation acceding reconciliation quieting peace-mongering peacemaking acquiescence dovishness lulling compromise peace offering tranquillization sweetening restoration settlement amends reparation adjustment accession tranquilization grant

Noun

A state or period of rest, relaxation or enjoyment
recreation fun entertainment amusement relaxation diversion pleasure enjoyment play distraction leisure frolic frolicking relief rollicking refreshment jollies dalliance disport rec jollity rollick restoration holiday festivity games laughs repose ball mirth hilarity picnic dissipation sports vacation playtime rebirth reformation regeneration restitution R and R fun and games beer and skittles me-time field day rest decompression respite sport assuagement requiescence reclining leisure pursuit leisure activity pastime game hobby delight divertissement interest gratification merriment activity lark revelry gaiety merrymaking joy break pursuit binge recess jest romp skylarking spree revel occupation celebration leisure time self-indulgence delectation beguilement time off caper treat larks thrill avocation happiness jollification tomfoolery gambol free time frisk blast rest and recreation party grins whoopee interval indulgence fling wingding horseplay escape passion relish playfulness satisfaction prank buffoonery high jinks enthusiasm gladness levity intermission endeavour feast thing cheer zest sportiveness interruption scene endeavor rejoicing regalement hoopla bag source of pleasure ploy idyll idyl high time joviality gayety reveling revelling leave trip sabbatical good time day of rest day off leave of absence lunchtime tear circus bender toot blow-out bust kicks escapism entertain pleasing joyride kick buzz fancy rest time spare time exercise giggles art adventure preoccupation engrossment cavorting manna gas athletics action source of fun fad idle time one's own time cup of tea project antics frolics mischief revels partying physical exercise competitive games physical recreation physical activity racket merry-go-round frivolity amateur interest leisure interest rest and relaxation bash rave lull interlude remission hiatus clowning about fooling around clowning around beano glee cheerfulness lightening brightening escapade antic liveliness gamble hooley conviviality jocundity laughter splurge rampage elation joyfulness jocularity exuberance high spirits effervescence exhilaration euphoria verve high-spiritedness liking night on the town bit of fun unrestrained behavior bit of amusement rave-up night on the razzle gleefulness carefreeness buoyancy mirthfulness blitheness breather letup stunt joyousness jolliness exultation gusto cheeriness gayness light-heartedness merriness rag shines waggery roguery exploit capriccio laugh gag knavery monkeyshines jape giggle shavie trick dido comfort let-up zeal content contentedness contentment gambado drollery skylark scream carousing time killer larking about shindig brawl run joke practical joke scramble shenanigan downtime time out triumph enjoying fruition hedonism sensuality loving savor savour luxury junketing days off romping capering revivification gaming gambling foolery humour humor gamboling joking tour furlough holidays gambolling teasing match getaway sojourn retreat adjournment hols stopover awayday vac schoolie spell staycation vacay a good time living it up R & R time to chill two weeks with pay breathing space few days off layoff long weekend fiesta mini-break acumulated day off

Noun

The state or quality of being affable, friendly, or approachable
affability congeniality cordiality friendliness warmth amiability courtesy geniality graciousness kindliness pleasantness sociability approachability civility agreeableness charm good humour good nature gregariousness kindness niceness warmness accessibility amenability approachableness benevolence conviviality courteousness urbanity agreeability amenity amiableness clubbability good-naturedness good-temperedness informality mildness naturalness neighborliness neighbourliness personableness relaxedness sweetness amicability benignity bonhomie chumminess clubbiness cordialness easiness joviality obligingness palliness sociableness easy-going manner hospitable manner obliging nature lack of reserve genialness amity congenialness goodwill friendship warm-heartedness openness camaraderie charity comradery cheerfulness enjoyableness heartiness comity hospitableness hospitality cheeriness companionability brotherhood sympathy companionableness fellowship mateyness gratefulness affection good cheer open arms jollity douceur happiness good humor pleasurableness complaisance understanding goodness attractiveness compassion delightfulness affectionateness good-fellowship responsiveness comradeship sweetness and light gaiety refinement politeness decency outgoingness availability likableness communicativeness joyousness liveliness wholeheartedness conversableness gallantry gentility liberality earnestness companionship welcome generosity consideration mutuality cheer personability nei exuberance buoyancy suavities likability appeal loveliness affableness satisfaction demonstrativeness forthcomingness extroversion equanimity kindheartedness attainability expansiveness amenities etiquettes hospitability high spirits light-heartedness jauntiness suavity festivity lovableness social intelligence etiquette jovialness sincerity approval approbation reciprocity favour favor amicableness likeability bluffness lack of reservation lack of inhibition winsomeness extraversion thoughtfulness docility gentleness unselfishness pleasance sympathetic nature sunniness warmheartedness mirth joy gladness easy-going nature receptiveness engagingness couthiness pleasingness sweet temper helpfulness jollification merrymaking kind-heartedness mellowness whoopee merriment reveling gayety revelling rejoicing revelry bountifulness warm reception open-handedness guestfriendship reception guestfriendliness entertainment good fellowship love intimacy tenderness enthusiasm passion vehemence fraternization fondness intensity togetherness zeal welcomingness care eagerness charitableness feeling community communion company closeness familiarity solidarity passionateness fire ardency ardor violence fervency emotion fervidness intenseness fervor fervour heat ardour intercourse mutual liking sisterhood mutual respect mutual support feelings emotions amorousness zest effusiveness spiritedness excitement cooperative social contact partnership acquaintance fraternisation cooperativeness social intercourse white heat spirit glow empressement social interaction altruism tolerance good will harmony magnanimity cooperation indulgence fraternity rapport patience grace peacefulness peace humanity peaceableness concern clemency beneficence philanthropy fellow feeling harmoniousness accord concord affinity humaneness brotherliness good relations considerateness tender-heartedness socializing mercy big-heartedness munificence bounteousness magnanimousness largesse association relations mingling collaborating public-spiritedness involvement good deed mixing socialising inner beauty kind reception collaboration fatherliness lovingness motherliness welcoming leniency forbearance gemütlichkeit regard empathy humanitarianism philanthropism lavishness free-handedness sodality partiality brownie points congress lawfulness law and order service aid almsgiving bounty social conscience aroha welcomeness help gift boon mutual affection league concurrence order benefit assistance simpatico kinship decorum calm stability decorousness socialization benediction interaction orderliness law unity rule of law unanimity tranquillity tranquility good turn helping hand confluence integration conjoining fraternizing good vibrations same wavelength act of assistance society dealings consorting solid contact meeting connection seemliness lull non-aggression non-violence properness public security like-mindedness meeting of minds ceasefire respite selflessness hitting it off coming together fraternising socialisation banding together partying social life powwow correspondence social relations convergence compassionateness benignancy nobleness tact generousness nobility liberalness good intention self-sacrifice fellow-feeling good-heartedness

Noun

Comfort zone

Noun

Remedy or compensation for a wrong or grievance
redress compensation reparation restitution recompense requital satisfaction damages indemnity amends indemnification justice atonement quittance rectification remedy retribution aid cure help payment recoupment relief remuneration repayment reprisals assistance comeback correction amendment balancing change conciliation offsetting reestablishment reformation rehabilitation reimbursement remission remodelling remodeling renewal repair reprisal return revision reward reworking vengeance settlement remittance retaliation solatium pay penance revenge consideration payback expiation meed guerdon salary wage punishment fee stipend offset earnings redemption payoff allowance benefit propitiation honorarium profit counterclaim reckoning gain defrayal tit for tat an eye for an eye counterstroke counterattack recrimination reciprocity deserts salt meet take coverage remittal premium bread shake bonus scale advantage ultion take-home getting even quid pro quo counterblow lex talionis penalty setoff apology comp a Roland for an Oliver emolument comeuppance avengement avenging a tooth for a tooth blow for blow measure for measure an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth eye for an eye penitence reparations restoration fine dues judgement wages forfeiture refund judgment squaring things retributive justice act of vengeance paying back a taste of your own medicine money vindication remediation purgation replacement substitution blood money claim costs absolution forfeit recaliation mulct damage attrition salvo as good as one gets making good a game at which two can play something returned reinstatement rebate act of contrition sacrifice sanction sentence wreak vindictiveness avengment counterplay attack counterinsurgency ruling settling of score settling of scores evening of score determination conviction punition decree verdict hire reciprocation rule condemnation reaction reply response means of redress means of reparation rap decision pronouncement riposte fees rate price emoluments punitive action packet paycheck income handout revenue nemesis net pay takings gross pay profits take-home pay lucre proceeds revanche measure alimony advance pension pay-off sum annuity down defrayment support subsidy cash bounty portion amortization amortisation outlay expense part acquittal pay envelope award poetic justice due reward just deserts just reward prize perquisite commission dividend incentive cut accolade desert due gravy interest perk tip inducement gift honour percentage right share merit honor carrot perks crown winnings gratuity grant charge sweetener purse entitlement garland goodies slice appreciation plum merits present fringe benefit feather in cap returns decoration chastisement discipline castigation wrath yield endowment bacon scholarship amount prize money kickback piece end piece of the action bite what's coming to you what you deserve cue need prerogative privilege rights grease card refund prem deserving retainer donation rewards accrual benefits gate accruement perquisites pickings payroll expenses largesse koha lagniappe something in return chargeback barter earned income net gross pot title tooth for a tooth rightful treatment fair treatment whack cost stake extra quota complimentary fee baksheesh commish boon plume kudo distinction allotment stakes allocation lot instalment installment bribe toll slice of the cake figure store stock value spiff give-back discharge give-up money back acquittance discount consolation ration something to sweeten pot bill tariff account just punishment deserved fate regard proportion stint freight ante backhander payola graft helping limit apportionment enticement blue ribbon handouts fare house rake-off handle subscription juice price tag take-in chunk sop remitment giving paying cheque disbursement taste bequest budget permitted amount permitted quantity pin money inheritance legacy quantity fellowship pittance stipendium allurement monies boodle softener oil transmittal transfer hand-outs hush money negotiable instrument transfer of funds money order money under the table plus

Noun

The impressive manner or appearance of a person
presence bearing carriage mien air appearance aspect comportment demeanor behavior behaviour demeanour deportment personality stance attitude dignity dress figure garb guise look manner outside posture regard conduct address seeming dignified air dignified bearing dignified demeanour cast expression style form countenance pose actions image poise mannerism set port aura impression semblance front geste gest condition disposition character tone position quality exterior station etiquette manners effect mood ambience property atmosphere mode flavour feeling outline flavor feel feature affectation facade façade habits face fashion stand shape manifestation outward form way temperament characteristic temper mannerisms positure trait smell attribute stamp way of behaving way of standing gait looks display cut essence complexion presentation pace step spirit way of sitting brace idiosyncrasy screen fit hang turn peculiarity act nature way of moving social behaviour outer shell outward aspect vibe ring halo odour odor karma climate nimbus vibrations note ambiance patina aroma persona tenor facial expression contortion physiognomy visage mug inclination social habit person's presence performance cut of one's jib vista features acts action deeds decorum way of acting way of bearing oneself way of carrying oneself way of conducting oneself way of holding oneself way of being spectacle spectre specter delivery activities piece part dealings morals veneer ethics convention practice taste propriety course seemliness speech talk tact code savoir-faire tenue way of life social graces what's done breeding politeness good manners protocol courtesy movements amenities polish formalities civilities elegance culture mores ceremony refinement politesse ways good breeding good form exploits practices p's and q's show pretence practises charade masquerade airs pretense color tinge playacting mask bent false display put-on engagements colour acceptable conduct polites correct behaviour polite behaviour handiwork doings decisions handling of matters done thing capers gesture gestures motion polite kinesics performances gests urbanity sophistication body language looks alone face value first impressions the exterior nonverbal communication physical response body movement pretext disguise cover smokescreen illusion veil excuse false show role cloak blind put-up job light false colours false front decency outward show window dressing type puss profile pan phizog kind sort phiz dial coupon clock mush bake kisser properness respectability lineaments correctness appropriateness decorousness variety class element factor demureness gentility appropriacy modesty poker face boat race gills potato map biscuit detail facet point shade tint hue pattern tincture kidney grain strain ilk mould courtliness punctilio particularity slant component thing frill stripe trademark virtue caliber mark tendency calibre distinction streak twist quirk strong point civility convenance restraint correctitude good grace appropriate behavior gravity orderliness order good behavior good taste formality sedateness brand genre embodiment mold

Noun

The power of self-determination
freedom latitude autonomy choice flexibility independence liberty opportunity advantage capability capacity discretion facility leeway possibility scope space ability carte blanche convenience free rein leave licence margin room authority grant leisure license perk prerogative unrestraint authorisation authorization blank check blank cheque breathing room breathing space complete discretion complete freedom elbowroom elbow room free hand lack of restrictions rein unrestricted freedom wiggle room run play room to manoeuvre wriggle room option indulgence slack a free hand free play self-determination range laxity chance breadth prospect opening freedom of action freedom from restriction scope for initiative extent avenue openness unrestrictedness freeness span reach way compass full authority shot free will room to operate say unlimited freedom creativity release clearance place impunity looseness deviation give legroom Lebensraum headway occasion room to spare allowance broad-mindedness bounds depth realm spectrum radius volition druthers power pick tolerance permissiveness open-mindedness liberality one's choice free scope full scope one's initiative free choice one's discretion free course non-coercion power of choice non-compulsion non-confinement sweep spread width free use adaptability adjustability swing rope unrestricted access to a free hand in unrestricted use of a free rein in free use of run of versatility open-endedness mobility variability changeability room for maneuver power of attorney warrant no holds barred proxy in blank complete authority franchise full power unrestricted authority say-so unconditional right sanction permission unconditional authority fluidity break indication contingency likelihood vacancy forum outlook gateway approach crack connection outlet resort pass probability kick at the cat deal vantage privilege recourse opportunism kick at the can lucky break aperture answer future helping hand luck entrance free ride job destiny look-in fighting chance alternative lucky chance openness to change

Noun

A short period of rest or relief from something difficult or unpleasant
respite break interval rest halt pause recess cessation intermission lull relief hiatus relaxation breather interlude let-up stop discontinuation interruption standstill stoppage breathing space repose time out acquittal breath deadlock deliverance discharge downtime exculpation five forgiveness immunity interregnum layoff leisure letup pardon protraction release ten time truce breathing room coffee break suspension breathing spell stay interim moratorium entr'acte peace gap time off lapse discontinuity time-out remission delay cutoff lacuna abeyance surcease spell wait discontinuance tranquillity leave tranquility adjournment stillness check parenthesis hiccup hiccough peacefulness break-off interstice quiescence vacation caesura recreation holiday hold-up calmness calm freeze dormancy restfulness termination pausation closure space arrest liberty suspense latency hush silence serenity stopping postponement abeyancy refreshment freedom placidity smoko slack requiescence meanwhile meantime intermezzo comma decompression peace and quiet comfort sereneness ending sabbatical spare time free time day off end lessening slackening finish close conclusion R and R quiet ceasefire armistice shutdown treaty deferment deferral diversion entertainment expiration cease stopover arrestment amusement quietness doldrums closedown cease-fire shutoff reprieve restoration offset inactivity renewal sit-down relaxing gridlock breaking off disruption stand suspension of hostilities vacay cessation of hostilities quietude lapse of time grinding halt screaming halt happy hour holding pattern contentment peace treaty blow me-time harmony freedom from interference cut-off lack of interruption lack of disturbance pause in the action R & R intervening time abatement sick leave furlough leave of absence halting ceasing mental health day shore leave closing finishing abandonment episode breakdown short respite recovery time breathing time desistance limbo interspace pausing jollification lightening brightening jollity spell of inactivity hols idyll cutting short winding up quiescency schoolie embargo hesitation resolution settlement temporary closure still placidness term season period ban prohibition between-time breach stretch span half-time intervening period holdup hold take ten playtime while detention layover temporary cessation of business cessation of business solace holdback peace agreement deep freeze cold storage suspended animation time away moment instant second beat tea break latitude privacy solitude hitch lunch break grace period time wasted time lag period of waiting break off rest period awkward moment time to burn time to kill time on one's hands easygoingness soothingness content peace of mind consolation relaxedness fun détente rest and recreation revivification unemployment retirement convenience scope range pleasure enjoyment wind-down agreement de-escalation reconciliation amnesty terms detente accord time alone one's space time to spare frolic frolicking dalliance play distraction rollicking sport time to chill spare moment temporary peace white flag peaceful solution olive branch assuagement reclining idleness leisure pursuit leisure activity fun and games unwinding beer and skittles stalemate impasse logjam siesta doze inaction somnolence snooze standoff dreaminess kip Mexican standoff winding down screeching halt period of repose period of relaxation loosening up mental repose calming oneself full stop finale completion dead end wind-up wrap-up culmination checkmate windup stand-off finis blockage denouement consummation lag dead stop endgame homestretch capper grand finale end of the line mop-up hindrance obstruction block obstacle expiry dissolution stop-off result terminus payoff severance failure draw separation inhibition concluding blackout wash disconnection impediment climax snarl-up holding catch-22 winding-up break in your journey retardation stall jam desuetude epilogue wrap coda peroration epilog prorogation execution dead heat outcome fulfilment accomplishment achievement curtains curtain retardment issue consequence fulfillment breakup ado end of the road traffic jam tie-up limit fix tie withdrawal suppression disjunction curtailment alternation disturbance restriction buildup port of call half-way house staying prevention restraining restraint checking stalling intrusion blind alley disbarment disbandment winter cloture folding occlusion complete stop sojourn visit brick wall roadblock discontinuing shutting rupture division rift split disuniting outro eventuality wall slowness short break shutting down closing down bitter end cancellation hole determination cesser abortion desisting remaining terminating deterring final thoughts upshot realization realisation cancelation kiss-off ballgame effect omega perfection disjointedness disconnectedness cut-off point end result closing stages bottom line last word final word sign-off last part level toss-up finalization incoherence immobilization stagnation fruition pigeonholing shelving rescheduling staging post showdown collision dénouement death disunion setback communication breakdown liquidation finalisation tabling mothballing lack of unity cutout lack of coherence last stage last even money hangup detainment final part final stage sewing up final act even game photo finish drawn battle paralysis immobilisation encumbrance curb polishing off run-in cross-purposes retard fetter interference snag carrying over bind trammel problem filibuster showstopper putting back putting off waiting period cooling-off period clog congestion snarl backup bottleneck barrier tailback sig alert

Noun

The action or process of releasing or being released
release liberation emancipation freedom liberty deliverance discharge delivery exemption exoneration freeing relief absolution acquittal acquittance alleviation clemency dispensation manumission ransom spring walkout comfort quietus quittance let-off reprieve extrication amnesty rescue pardon salvation immunity setting free redemption exception exculpation enfranchisement remission impunity unchaining unshackling indulgence unfettering forgiveness pardoning derogation saving clearing letting off liberating indemnity privilege exclusion disentanglement mercy escape untying a let-off clearance releasing remittal salvage disimprisonment licence condonation disenthralment vindication disconnection detachment special treatment disengagement free pass remittance independence parole dismissal rescuing discharging unbinding loosing respite favouritism oblivion permission protection favoritism license general pardon get out of jail free card dispatch excuse deconfinement loosening restoration unlocking disentangling raising purgation shriving acquitting dismissing non-liability for relaxation condoning unloosing free pardon non-confinement declaration of innocence disembarrassment sovereignty autonomy compurgation shrift means of escape condonance deinstitutionalization relief from sovranty independency disinthrallment extriction granting freedom unconstraint allowance laissez-aller probation special consideration prerogative right letting loose range scope asylum resistance droit resilience immunization inoculation invulnerability latitude unyoking uncaging unbridling charter immunisation insusceptibility franchise legal exemption imperviousness letting out separation room carte blanche suspension let-up setting loose uncoupling mitigation palliation continuance abatement abeyance deferment withdrawal unfastening lifeboat postponement suspension of punishment official pardon stay anchor cancellation of punishment stay of execution commute truce lifesaver postponement of punishment play severing break breaking away free rein

Verb

To make more bearable
relieve alleviate soothe allay assuage mitigate mollify palliate salve ameliorate appease cure doctor help improve meliorate nurse pacify relax tranquillize tranquilize attend to make better set right soften moderate temper lessen calm lull reduce diminish abate lighten dull still quell quiet take the edge off compose blunt subdue deaden decrease quieten cushion modify placate sweeten tone down settle cool lenify heal check dilute comfort attenuate weaken take the sting out dispel slacken satisfy repress pour oil on stifle treat suppress lullaby conciliate becalm restore qualify propitiate remedy gentle disarm soft-pedal balm loosen smooth damp dampen extenuate mellow banish control counteract quench stop quash mend hush make nice curb smother silence solace console calm down take the bite out cool out reconcile medicate rehab patch things up rehabilitate let up on cool off quiet down restrain modulate make well ease up chill out take the sting out of adjust treat successfully make whole minister to restore to health make healthy remit lower slake address dulcify kill fill surfeit commute fix up excuse put at rest put an end to take sting out put a stop to reduce the force of dissipate dismiss ease up on untrouble ally unburden eliminate destroy fix set up restore to normality put to rest drive away square drive off chase away embellish embroider smooth down reassure stroke fall cease admix break make less strict make less formal reduce something revamp monkey around with take the bite out of transmogrify fine tune switch make reasonable make agreeable play up to rock to sleep settle down ease off lay back broaden stretch brighten take it easy take the edge put a lid on resolve rein let up simmer down regulate hold in make up dispose tune down dress up lessen the impact of soften the impact of reduce the impact of vary punctuate succor succour open liss interrupt assist prevent aid break up amend bring respite to cleanse bring an end to make bearable liberalize liberalise dose better make less painful take load off take a load off make something bearable free up humour bring aid content humor bring aid to win over make peace with quieten down make matters up accede to somebody's demands extinguish squelch overcome subjugate rise above choke off cut off bury the hatchet square off make peace please charm patch up bewitch captivate cheer butter up smooth over pour oil on troubled waters tranquillise come to terms with atone sedate make amends to dulcorate honey sugar shut down make friends mediate compensate negotiate soften up steady sugar the pill contain rectify pleasure gladden delight gratify tame crush rejoice warm suit chasten put down grease con pacificate put to rights iron out sort out tickle suffice feast gas release enrapture thrill indulge glad persuade slack impose peace upon restore harmony to convert smooth someone's ruffled feathers clear the air with loose agree with make happy kiss and make up put the lid on run interference for promote disburden clear the way free anesthetize make easier speed untighten expedite lift forward disengage anaesthetize open the door facilitate speed up relent further simplify urge fascinate enchant attract convince unarm allure coax beguile seduce set at ease put off guard undermine someone's resistance win the affection of

Verb

To reduce in intensity
moderate lessen lighten soften blunt deaden dull lower numb reduce still calm diminish anaesthetize anesthetize quiet tone down take pressure off take the edge off lay off let up on mitigate decrease abate temper assuage weaken palliate relieve alleviate allay dampen cushion subdue soothe mollify quell muffle damp attenuate restrain check suppress minimize smother stifle dilute minimise depress impair mute benumb qualify curb extenuate cut depreciate curtail tranquilize paralyse cool gentle placate ebb lenify buffer damp down thin de-escalate tranquillize cauterize paralyze cut down wind down take the bite out take the sting out ease off cauterise obtund put a damper on get rid of put an end to modulate regulate discount degrade silence mask quieten mellow taper shrink contract wane subside decrement erode kill dwindle downsize gruntle sap cut back wear away roll back peter out wear down slake sate appease tail off water down deplete enfeeble disable debilitate desensitize hebetate desensitise cripple undermine relax injure freeze deprive destroy slow consume incapacitate tire retard KO dim stun drown exhaust frustrate unnerve stupefy repress gas etherize dope chloroform knock out put out of order lay out put to sleep make lighter shift unload uplight disburden free disencumber change comfort empty jettison levitate unburden take eradicate facilitate remove ameliorate upraise soft-pedal make less intense put damper on put the lid on put off throw out reduce weight pour out make less take a load off

Verb

To become less serious or severe
abate diminish lessen decrease drop dwindle ebb moderate reduce subside wane fall relent decline downscale recede remit shrink taper weaken de-escalate downsize lower slacken deplete release dent disengage pall quieten drop off die away die down die out fall away let up peter out slow down tail off taper off come to an end drain away knock down phase down ratchet down slacken off become weaker grow less fade sink relax ease off contract attenuate fall off curb temper slump curtail quell mitigate soften alleviate plummet cut minimize lighten wind down slash cut down tone down minimise ease up depreciate plunge cut back check drop away restrain limit go down flag pare down slow droop slack off scale down decrement grow smaller dull nosedive wither devaluate depress narrow shrivel descend trim become smaller calm down dip calm degenerate cease drain terminate fade away roll back deteriorate step down erode dry up disappear prune subdue impair slack take a nosedive rachet down stop dial down make less minify die off restrict clip regress tumble decay allay assuage dive settle crash waste dampen mollify close bring down relieve make cutbacks in trail waste away evaporate crumble nose-dive get smaller settle down slim down go downhill slake cool off blunt vanish dilute wear away wear down run low make smaller pare abridge downgrade melt away collapse shorten mark down fail quiet retrench modulate blur get less palliate trail off become less cut back on phase out modify lose edge narrow down end quieten down finish qualify degrade tame desist decelerate take the edge off truncate fizzle out couch contain axe withdraw melt slope stifle ax extenuate retire control run down take down dissolve lapse shave trim back trim down deflate come to a stop devalue level off cheapen downturn bate crater damp down rebate scale back turn down go through the floor whittle down hit the floor become lower fall short tail away soothe loosen appease peter ration sag pass pass away lull deaden untighten revise be forgotten dissipate dim grow condense discount dock incline downwards slant down slope down tilt downwards languish still thin out wilt slim wrinkle defuse abbreviate rescind trail away shape elongate slip atrophy loose flow away sink into oblivion disappear slowly blow over halt unlax coast cool cut down on make fewer constrict become less intense telescope round down fade out break drop down close out restraint undermine sap grow faint disintegrate fall down take the heat off chill out cool it undervalue demote thin down give way evanesce give in become weak make reductions in retrench on salami-slice disempower make weaker relapse retreat come down die away or out die away or down totter skid lose be on the way out write off get lower cause to fall write down go downwards ease up on rationalize play down drag backslide buckle amputate thin crop soft-pedal draw to a close deduct economize flop rationalise economise bow out slack up go into a tailspin fold up hit the dirt tip over break down be precipitated take a header lose value decrease in value cave in decline in price retrocede fall back pull out return back away drop back take the bite out take the sting out move away go back retrogress constrain retrograde back retract depart move back budget cut tune down roll down trim away inhibit back off move further off govern bridle go away draw away draw back flow back hold measure trammel intern confine rule keep regulate keep down pull in rein in hold back amortise cast down amortize tighten pitch tilt tip bank incline slant lean slide cant list fall sharply drop rapidly heel angle fall steeply grow dim wear off disperse be at an angle go skew set take a dive lag emaciate perish tire grow weaker dematerialize fly flee shelve bend careen grade grow feeble die dump dilapidate stoop founder bevel flounder run be reduced recline roll splay break up slope downwards go to the bottom touch bottom angle off fizzle gutter spiral falter verge faint impoverish cripple debase vitiate tremble limp give out precipitate decrease rapidly cascade compress dip below the horizon toss decompose topple throw lose spirit etiolate descend rapidly compact rise ground lean over get quieter become softer get softer become quieter squeeze hush fold deliquesce rarefy evanish clear shoot plump diffuse scatter disassemble constringe capsule capsulize heel over keel over become unimportant elapse discontinue worsen lower in price devalorize lower in value scrimp slant downwards determine expire quit conclude dispel be destroyed unmake cease to exist break into pieces pass off poop out fag out tucker out become less loud become shadowy take in lose ground numb become indistinct become vague become confused make faint become blurred descent ascend molder moulder die on vine vanish into thin air jump down ramp climb dunk rake go lower come downwards break off run out wind up dead-end leave off wink out go dead pack in train lie obliquely aim diverge level be askew swerve direct beam veer point deviate fall headlong go under the surface dip beneath the horizon deluge overwhelm submerge engulf drown flood swamp gulf inundate overflow sway bow bias bend forward overhang deflect curve beetle drift nod bend over put divert be slanted sheer wreck ram drive force down excavate dig shipwreck put down overturn lay drill stick capsize let down stab scuttle bore demit submerse thrust

Verb

To facilitate or reduce the difficulty of
facilitate further aid assist help smooth expedite forward promote simplify advance grease speed unclog fast-track make easier speed up loosen up make easy clear the way for open the door to smooth the way for lessen the labour of run interference for reduce the difficulty of accelerate help along precipitate pave the way for rush hasten hurry stimulate quicken push open the door for enable encourage spur drive impel oil the wheels of make smooth smooth the path of assist the progress of make possible inspire motivate boost make smoother open doors grease the wheels give a boost to hand-carry walk through clear a path for oil the wheels for press lubricate dispatch fast track push through give a push to grease wheels step up spur on hurry up improve ready stoke escalate oil make peace crank up make faster fire up take the sting out iron out the difficulties of take the edge off urge pave the way achieve quickly make short work of accomplish quickly urge on shoot through finish quickly dash off abet support back cooperate oblige serve relieve benefit accommodate succour work with backstop foster second give assistance to attend to cooperate with attend collaborate with wait on reinforce back up be of use to stump contribute to thump succor puff plug sustain prop up hype jack up hike up do someone a favour be of service to do someone a service pitch in with bail someone out ride shotgun help out bail out do for open doors for root for muck in with be a factor in work for go with stand up for lend a hand get stuck in with lend a hand to give a hand give a lift give a boost take care of give a leg up give a leg up to put on the map go to bat for be a tower of strength to make a pitch for lend a helping hand to get someone out of a tight spot go down the line for nurture champion favour favor nurse cultivate nourish endorse sponsor strengthen look after uphold develop incubate advocate finance care for comfort fund subsidize espouse contribute enrich patronize befriend patronise bolster subsidise be of service protect minister to advantage pitch in tend be of assistance rescue stand by see to sanction countenance profit underwrite maintain side with proselytize collaborate chip in give assistance bankroll proselytise conspire go along with connive buttress establish administer to keep an eye on shore up give support to give backing to come to the aid of buoy up lend a helping hand see someone through take part raise rear make friends with fortify get involved participate fuel breed benefact muck in spread propagandize avail treat foment progress invest in endow propagandise be useful invigorate aid and abet be of use enhance join in get stuck in minister egg on indorse speak for doctor give help to goad prop play ball bring up lend support to plunk for plump for give money to defend envigorate play the game stake broaden keep grubstake angel bolster up stick up for make a contribution to stand behind watch over be conducive to tide over give strength to keep going be a patron of give a helping hand to be of assistance to take under one's wing pick up the tab for put up the money for foot the bill for be in the service of keep one going be a source of strength to pursue rally round court present revitalize feed proclaim preach suggest grow teach steady peddle propound tend to conjoin liaise make a contribution instruct arouse propel revitalise mind favorise add to hurry along advise give a donation to provide for domiciliate plot contrive subscribe to act as guarantor of do your part give a helping hand pull your weight do your bit lend support bundle welcome guide mitigate alleviate augment assist in help with hearten carry make yourself useful extend engender expand ballyhoo generate propagate kick-start wait upon whisk pull for deal with recommend consolidate rev up bring aid to perk up push forward hurry on gee up be beneficial be helpful be advantageous give somebody a hand service give someone a flying start condone prompt incite be supportive of bring relief to bring comfort to cater to cheer up give a shot in the arm to save deliver supplement sweeten collude with connive with bear a hand to stand one in good stead render assistance to cotton to make a friend of case out buddy up be valuable be of benefit be profitable buck up prod collude be in cahoots with be in league with keep in countenance increase redeem emphasize answer remedy administer heal cure pander to pander care make provisions for mother push for give one's attention to attend to the requirements of approve straighten out be in collusion with participate in connive at keep you going smile on approve of underline cement galvanize intensify stress get in with hit it off get chummy with come on to take up with instigate get behind aid in help in campaign for ally vote for set on be hand in glove with spring release bring off be of worth better set up lay the foundations of add value be solicitous of ally oneself with do a good turn to do your bit for give aid and encouragement to deepen heighten embolden drum up do something for abide by stick by put up to ameliorate build play along be willing show willing reciprocate respond agree be on the side of corroborate buoy incentify incentivize empower underpin steel reward safeguard give one's blessing to take up the cudgels for throw one's weight behind galvanise energize incentivise energise substantiate highlight emphasise sit cradle father do a favor do a service come to somebody's aid nursemaid comply with join forces pull together work together stick together capitalize do good to be good for befit suit do a favour give help be there for do one's part save someone's skin save someone's bacon bale someone out be of help come to someone's rescue do one's bit for do a good turn do someone a good turn keep head above water keep someone going see through keep the wolf from the door keep someone in funds bridge the gap be advantageous to pay off for be beneficial to bless please be helpful to gratify be to the advantage of satisfy take charge of be in cahoots capitalise provide finance for pay a subsidy to provide capital for give a grant to juice baby-sit be of help to be useful to power be of advantage to keep alive shell out for watch out for keep tabs on fork out for pick up the check prime the pump cough up for chip in for pick up the tab pony up for cheer along keep someone's head above water go along with the plan go along tag along get in on the act give one's backing give one's support