Easy in a sentence as an adjective

That's good news, because "nothing" is an easy state to achieve.

I mean, Facebook wants me there, and it'd be pretty easy to just go.

It's easy to sit on the sidelines and say "Go for the IPO, don't sell, selling is a failure".

Again, it's easy to see how something like "those assholes won't buy meat from me saying my meat isn't clean!

It's easy to train kids to learn some task for some as-at-yet determined future purpose.

Beverages are an easy thing for the bean-counters to get approval to cut, so when times get tough, they get cut first.

Just an easy way to drop your salary and indoctrinate you - scratch that - it's a god damn uniform - freedom be damned!

Easy in a sentence as an adverb

As an architect who has done services coordination on skyscrapers and international airports, I can tell you it's not easy.

Think about that: criminal penalties for violations of laws that "won't be that easy for people to follow", where knowledge or participation in the alleged violations is not necessary.

And it wont be that easy for people to follow it Another example [6]: The agency has urged hospitals to allow vendors to guide them on security of sophisticated devices.

It is easy to disparage the Encyclopedia Britannica from a modern perspective - out-of-step, overpriced, outmaneuvered by competitors - but there is a great sadness here at the demise of something that represented an effort by western scholars to "capture the world's knowledge.

Whenever anybody says that CSS is easy, or "of course you can do that with CSS", or even hints that CSS is somehow well-designed......the only thing I really need to say, is that every couple months, on Hacker News, where a lot of really smart people hang out, a new top-voted story comes up about how to center a div.

You will have a business mess because it will be very easy to conclude you did this maliciously, and you're now one Hacker News post away from having a customer run your name through the mud and for the next several months, 7 out of the top 10 results on any Google search for your company's name will be that post and related ones.

Easy definitions


posing no difficulty; requiring little effort; "an easy job"; "an easy problem"; "an easy victory"; "the house is easy to heat"; "satisfied with easy answers"; "took the easy way out of his dilemma"


not hurried or forced; "an easy walk around the block"; "at a leisurely (or easygoing) pace"

See also: easygoing leisurely


free from worry or anxiety; "knowing that I had done my best, my mind was easy"; "an easy good-natured manner"; "by the time the chsild faced the actual problem of reading she was familiar and at ease with all the elements words"


affording pleasure; "easy good looks"


having little impact; "an easy pat on the shoulder"; "gentle rain"; "a gentle breeze"; "a soft (or light) tapping at the window"

See also: gentle soft


readily exploited or tricked; "an easy victim"; "an easy mark"


in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich; "they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards"; "easy living"; "a prosperous family"; "his family is well-situated financially"; "well-to-do members of the community"

See also: comfortable prosperous well-fixed well-heeled well-off well-situated well-to-do


marked by moderate steepness; "an easy climb"; "a gentle slope"

See also: gentle


affording comfort; "soft light that was easy on the eyes"


casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; "her easy virtue"; "he was told to avoid loose (or light) women"; "wanton behavior"

See also: light loose promiscuous sluttish wanton


less in demand and therefore readily obtainable; "commodities are easy this quarter"


obtained with little effort or sacrifice, often obtained illegally; "easy money"


with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily'); "she was easily excited"; "was easily confused"; "he won easily"; "this china breaks very easily"; "success came too easy"

See also: easily


without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); "he spoke slowly"; "go easy here--the road is slippery"; "glaciers move tardily"; "please go slow so I can see the sights"

See also: slowly slow tardily


in a relaxed manner; or without hardship; "just wanted to take it easy" (`soft' is nonstandard)

See also: soft