move in order to make room for someone for something;
"The park gave way to a supermarket"
"`Move over,' he told the crowd"
become less intense
reduce pressure or intensity;
"he eased off the gas pedal and the car slowed down"
- They did this to ease their economic crisis.
- Let's try and ease their food problem a little.
- The dentist soon put the small girl at ease.
- Slacken up the tent ropes before it rains.
- Ease off the training a few days before the race.
- Mother thought the pain would never let up.
- ease up 缓和