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Easy going   /ˈizi gˈoʊɪŋ/   Listen
Easy going

Easy unobstructed progress.  Synonyms: clear sailing, plain sailing.

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"Easy going" Quotes from Famous Books

... every brig and ford and pass! I had to strike away up across the slopes again; and even so as I turned round the bend beyond Kilrain I ran straight into a sentry sheltering behind a great rock. But after that it was easy going. ...
— The Atlantic Book of Modern Plays • Various

... listened, thunderstruck. Was this good-natured, easy going Marian Barber who had spoken? To their knowledge Marian had never before received attentions from even "silly schoolboys." She was well liked among girls, but had always fought shy ...
— Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School - or The Parting of the Ways • Jessie Graham Flower

... All we can do is to get as close as we can to the kopje and find out whether the enemy is still there. Then we must wait for daylight. If the place is clear, it will be all easy going; if the Boers are still there we must have a hasty ride round, if we ...
— The Kopje Garrison - A Story of the Boer War • George Manville Fenn

... "It ain't easy going," Andy remarked, conscientiously. "It's pretty rough; some places, you'd have to ...
— The Happy Family • Bertha Muzzy Bower

... enjoyed every minute of their stay at the lake. Jack was wise enough to know that they had better start for camp about three o'clock. It might not be quite so easy going back, as they would be tired, and ...
— The Banner Boy Scouts Snowbound - A Tour on Skates and Iceboats • George A. Warren

... "It's about as easy going ahead as standing still. If we only had a water canteen, it wouldn't be such a fool-thing ...
— The Freebooters of the Wilderness • Agnes C. Laut

... of the people who take you away to faeryland. Wonder if he'd come to me? Think it's easy going away," with an intuitive perception of the frailty of the link binding childhood to earth in its dreams. (As a man Con will strive with passionate intensity to regain that free, gay motion in the upper airs.) ...
— Imaginations and Reveries • (A.E.) George William Russell

... three days up that long steep slope and when they reached the summit to look down upon the other side they discovered that the Williams map was worthless as a guide. Here, where it promised easy going, a steep-walled canyon led down from the north blocking their road. Beyond, a wilderness of sandstone pinnacles and naked cliffs dropped away and away ...
— When the West Was Young • Frederick R. Bechdolt

Words linked to "Easy going" :   progress, progression, forward motion, onward motion, advancement, procession, advance

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