简明英汉词典

at ease
安逸,自由自在

美国传统词典[双解]

ease
ease
AHD:[?z]
D.J.[i8z]
K.K.[iz]
n.(名词)

(1)

The condition of being comfortable or relieved.
舒适,轻松:安适或放松的状态

(2)

Freedom from pain, worry, or agitation:
不痛苦,不担心:没有痛苦、烦恼或愤怒:
Her mind was at ease knowing that the children were safe.
听说孩子们都很安全,她才放心

(3)

Freedom from constraint or embarrassment; naturalness.See Synonyms at rest 1
不拘束,自在:没有感到不安、拘谨;自然参见 rest1

(4)

Freedom from difficulty, hardship, or effort:
轻易,安逸:没有困难、艰辛或费力:
rose through the ranks with apparent ease.
非常轻易地升级

(5)

Readiness or dexterity in performance; facility:
灵巧,方便:轻松或灵巧的表演;简易之事:
She practiced until she could play the sonata with ease.
她不断练习奏鸣曲直到熟练为止

(6)

Freedom from financial difficulty; affluence:
宽裕:没有金钱上的困难;富裕:
a life of luxury and ease.
富裕轻松的生活

(7)

A state of rest, relaxation, or leisure:
休息、放松或休闲的状态:
He took his ease by the swimming pool.
他在游泳池边休息
v.(动词)
easedeas.ingeas.es
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To free from pain, worry, or agitation:
解除痛苦、忧愁或烦恼:
He eased his conscience by returning the stolen money.
还了偷来的钱,他的心理才得到了安宁

(2)

To lessen the discomfort or pain of:
减轻不适或痛楚:
She shifted position so as to ease her back.
她换了一下姿势以舒缓她的背

(3)

To alleviate; assuage:
减轻;和缓:
prescribed a drug to ease the pain.
拿药以减轻病痛

(4)

To give respite from:
延缓:从…获得缓解:
eased the burden on her staff by hiring temporary help.
雇临时职员以减轻她手下人员的负担

(5)

To slacken the strain, pressure, or tension of; loosen:
松弛:减少紧张、压力或强度;松开:
ease off a cable.
松开缆绳

(6)

To reduce the difficulty or trouble of:
减少困难或麻烦:
ease credit terms; eased the entrance requirements.
放宽贷款条件;降低入学标准

(7)

To move or maneuver slowly and carefully:
缓缓移动:缓慢并小心地移动或操纵:
eased the car into a narrow space; eased the director out of office.
将车缓慢驶入狭窄空间;小心地将董事送出办公室
v.intr.(不及物动词)

(1)

To lessen, as in discomfort, pressure, or stress:
缓解,减少:减轻不适、压力或强度:
pain that never eased.
从未减轻的疼痛

(2)

To move or proceed with little effort:
轻松前进:不费吹灰之力地移动或前进:
eased through life doing as little as possible.
过安逸轻松的生活

习惯用语

at ease

(1)

In a relaxed position, especially standing silently at rest with the right foot stationary:
舒适:放松的姿势,尤指右脚不动安静地站着休息:
put the soldiers at ease while waiting for inspection.
等待检阅时让士兵们稍息

(2)

Used as a command for troops to assume a relaxed position.
稍息:用于让队伍呈放松姿势的口令

语源

(1)

Middle English ese
中古英语 ese

(2)

from Old French aise
源自 古法语 aise

(3)

perhaps from Latin adiac?s [lying near] * see adjacent
可能源自 拉丁语 adiac?s [就近躺卧歇息] *参见 adjacent

美国传统词典

ease
ease
AHD:[?z]
D.J.[i8z]
K.K.[iz]
n.

(1)

The condition of being comfortable or relieved.

(2)

Freedom from pain, worry, or agitation:
Her mind was at ease knowing that the children were safe.

(3)

Freedom from constraint or embarrassment; naturalness.See Synonyms at rest 1

(4)

Freedom from difficulty, hardship, or effort:
rose through the ranks with apparent ease.

(5)

Readiness or dexterity in performance; facility:
She practiced until she could play the sonata with ease.

(6)

Freedom from financial difficulty; affluence:
a life of luxury and ease.

(7)

A state of rest, relaxation, or leisure:
He took his ease by the swimming pool.
v.
eased, eas.ing, eas.es
v.tr.

(1)

To free from pain, worry, or agitation:
He eased his conscience by returning the stolen money.

(2)

To lessen the discomfort or pain of:
She shifted position so as to ease her back.

(3)

To alleviate; assuage:
prescribed a drug to ease the pain.

(4)

To give respite from:
eased the burden on her staff by hiring temporary help.

(5)

To slacken the strain, pressure, or tension of; loosen:
ease off a cable.

(6)

To reduce the difficulty or trouble of:
ease credit terms; eased the entrance requirements.

(7)

To move or maneuver slowly and carefully:
eased the car into a narrow space; eased the director out of office.
v.intr.

(1)

To lessen, as in discomfort, pressure, or stress:
pain that never eased.

(2)

To move or proceed with little effort:
eased through life doing as little as possible.

习惯用语

at ease

(1)

In a relaxed position, especially standing silently at rest with the right foot stationary:
put the soldiers at ease while waiting for inspection.

(2)

Used as a command for troops to assume a relaxed position.

语源

(1)

Middle English ese

(2)

from Old French aise

(3)

perhaps from Latin adiac?s [lying near] * see adjacent

英汉航海大词典

at ease
prep.自由自在

英汉化学大词典

at ease
adj.舒适,自由自在,稍息

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