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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Easiness  \Eas"i*ness\,  n. 
  1.  The  state  or  condition  of  being  easy;  freedom  from 
  distress;  rest. 
 
  2.  Freedom  from  difficulty;  ease;  as  the  easiness  of  a  task. 
 
  3.  Freedom  from  emotion;  compliance;  disposition  to  yield 
  without  opposition;  unconcernedness. 
 
  Give  to  him  and  he  shall  but  laugh  at  your 
  easiness.  --South. 
 
  4.  Freedom  from  effort,  constraint,  or  formality;  --  said  of 
  style,  manner,  etc 
 
  With  painful  care  but  seeming  easiness. 
  --Roscommon. 
 
  5.  Freedom  from  jolting,  jerking,  or  straining. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  easiness 
  n  1:  a  state  of  refreshing  tranquility  [syn:  {relaxation}] 
  2:  freedom  from  difficulty  or  hardship  or  effort:  "he  rose 
  through  the  ranks  with  apparent  ease";  "they  put  it  into 
  containers  for  ease  of  transportation"  [syn:  {ease},  {simplicity}] 
  [ant:  {difficulty}] 




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