The celebrities were the last piece to fall in place—and the easiest, once Streep said yes last summer.
There are a couple of ways to get to this result but I think the following will be the easiest for most folks to swallow.
The easiest way to marginalize and even demonize the reform movement is for the United States to align itself with the opposition.
“easiest prank call ever made,” the pair giggled on its show.
It's also, for obvious reasons, the easiest emotional appeal for proponents of a program.
Without admitting Dingles claim at all, we considered a settlement the easiest way.
As the easiest way to dispose of this matter, Smith handed the man $5.
If the enemy would reach the place they seek, then they must pass below us, for that is the easiest road.
The easiest way to get it is by the help of a black woodpecker.
The world seemed suddenly quite good,—the simplest, easiest of objects to tackle.
c.1200, "at ease," from Old French aisie "comfortable, at ease, rich, well-off" (Modern French aisé), past participle of aisier "to put at ease," from aise (see ease).
Sense of "not difficult to deal with" is mid-14c.; of conditions, "comfortable," late 14c. The concept of "not difficult" was expressed in Old English and early Middle English by eaþe (adv.), ieþe (adj.), apparently common West Germanic, but of disputed origin. Easy Street first printed 1901 in "Peck's Red-Headed Boy." Easy money attested by 1896; to take it easy "relax" is from 1867; easy does it recorded by 1891. Easy rider (1912) was U.S. black slang for "sexually satisfying lover." The easy listening radio format is from 1965, defined by William Safire (in 1986) as, "the music of the 60's played in the 80's with the style of the 40's." Related: Easier; easiest.