[ eez-fuhl ]
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  1. comfortable; quiet; peaceful; restful.

Origin of easeful

First recorded in 1325–75, easeful is from the Middle English word eisefull.See ease, -ful

Other words from easeful

  • ease·ful·ly, adverb
  • ease·ful·ness, noun

Words Nearby easeful

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How to use easeful in a sentence

  • Many see the Memorial Day weekend as a gateway to summer, but scarcely anything about Saturday seemed summerlike or suggestive of easeful afternoons at a sandy beach or pleasant poolside.

  • These people are easeful in their actions, make as few moves as possible and thereby lend an air of restfulness wherever they go.

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  • He, sneered they, was too easeful and sensual to endure the discomfort of so long a journey.

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  • The sand-hill crane came last of all, loitering north in lonely easeful flight.

  • Zulime (with no literary problems to distract her) had another easeful, idyllic summer.

British Dictionary definitions for easeful


/ (ˈiːzfʊl) /

  1. characterized by or bringing ease; peaceful; tranquil

Derived forms of easeful

  • easefully, adverb
  • easefulness, noun

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