Thesaurus / ease up

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She worked me middling hard for about an hour, and then the widow made her ease up.

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, CompleteMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

To ease up on the team, we walked the greater part of the way.

History of the Johnstown FloodWillis Fletcher Johnson

With the poor relations you can ease up on the gush and maybe condescend some.

Keziah CoffinJoseph C. Lincoln

All you have to do is to ease up on your letters and keep out of her sight for a month or so.

Anyhow, we could ease up a little on the bailing and before the sun was well up, we were able to use the oar.

Roy Blakely, PathfinderPercy Keese Fitzhugh

He began to ease up in order to become companionable with the field.

Pieces of HateHeywood Broun

She was at home and at ease up there in the brightness of publicity.

The RegentE. Arnold Bennett

I wouldn't come till I was sure I might bid you draw a long breath and ease up on this strain of waiting.

Under the Country SkyGrace S. Richmond

I have sworn all my life, but I suppose it is time to ease up a little.

Latitude 19 degreeMrs. Schuyler Crowninshield

When we were out of the inlet we could hear him yelling, and I had an idea he and Lucina took to fighting to ease up their minds.

The Belted SeasArthur Colton

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