easy

easy
['iːzɪ] 1.
aggettivo
1) (not difficult) [job, question] facile; [life] agiato, comodo

that's easy to fix — è facile da riparare

it's not easy to talk to him he's not an easy man to talk to non è facile parlare con lui; that's easy for you to say! fai presto a dirlo! hai un bel dire! it's an easy walk from here da qui è una passeggiata; to be an easy winner vincere facilmente; within easy reach a poca distanza (of da); to make it o things easier facilitare le cose (for a); to make life o things too easy for rendere la vita troppo facile a [criminal, regime]; to take the easy way out — scegliere la strada più semplice

2) (relaxed) [smile] disinvolto; [style] scorrevole; [manner] spigliato, disinvolto

at an easy pace — con passo tranquillo

to feel easy (in one's mind) about — sentirsi tranquillo riguardo a

3) colloq. spreg. (promiscuous) [person] facile, dai facili costumi
4) colloq. (having no preference)

I'm easy — per me è lo stesso

2.
avverbio
1) (in a relaxed way)

to take it o things easy prendersela con calma; take it easy! — calma! non prendertela!

2) colloq. (in a careful way)

to go easy on o with non essere troppo severo con [person]; go easy on the gin — vacci piano o non esagerare con il gin

3) mil.

stand easy! — riposo!

••

to be easy on the eye — essere piacevole da guardare

as easy as pie o ABC o anything o falling off a log facile come bere un bicchiere d'acqua; easy come, easy go tanti presi, tanti spesi; easy does it stai attento, vacci piano; he's easy game o meat — è un sempliciotto o un pollo

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adjective
1) (not difficult: This is an easy job (to do).) facile
2) (free from pain, trouble, anxiety etc: He had an easy day at the office.) tranquillo
3) (friendly: an easy manner/smile.) disinvolto
4) (relaxed; leisurely: The farmer walked with an easy stride.) moderato
* * *
['iːzɪ] 1.
aggettivo
1) (not difficult) [job, question] facile; [life] agiato, comodo

that's easy to fix — è facile da riparare

it's not easy to talk to him he's not an easy man to talk to non è facile parlare con lui; that's easy for you to say! fai presto a dirlo! hai un bel dire! it's an easy walk from here da qui è una passeggiata; to be an easy winner vincere facilmente; within easy reach a poca distanza (of da); to make it o things easier facilitare le cose (for a); to make life o things too easy for rendere la vita troppo facile a [criminal, regime]; to take the easy way out — scegliere la strada più semplice

2) (relaxed) [smile] disinvolto; [style] scorrevole; [manner] spigliato, disinvolto

at an easy pace — con passo tranquillo

to feel easy (in one's mind) about — sentirsi tranquillo riguardo a

3) colloq. spreg. (promiscuous) [person] facile, dai facili costumi
4) colloq. (having no preference)

I'm easy — per me è lo stesso

2.
avverbio
1) (in a relaxed way)

to take it o things easy prendersela con calma; take it easy! — calma! non prendertela!

2) colloq. (in a careful way)

to go easy on o with non essere troppo severo con [person]; go easy on the gin — vacci piano o non esagerare con il gin

3) mil.

stand easy! — riposo!

••

to be easy on the eye — essere piacevole da guardare

as easy as pie o ABC o anything o falling off a log facile come bere un bicchiere d'acqua; easy come, easy go tanti presi, tanti spesi; easy does it stai attento, vacci piano; he's easy game o meat — è un sempliciotto o un pollo


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