Definition of 'easy-going'
Example sentences containing 'easy-going'
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Clearly he knows how to disarm opponents with his easy-going manner. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It would be a shame if he lost his affable, easy-going nature. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Has an easy-going, friendly nature that should make him a welcome addition to the team room. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He stopped being informal, easy-going and tolerant around the house. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Try to adopt an easy-going approach to arrangements, now and in the future. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This easy-going approach wasn't always in evidence. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Being such an easy-going and charming man, he will probably accept. The Sun (2008)But either others are merrily taking advantage, or your easy-going attitude is beginning to cost you. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But research carried out in Holland found the breed could be tamed by only allowing dogs with an easy-going nature to breed. The Sun (2008)His scholarly reputation and easy-going manner drew students, allowing him to expand both the student body and the number of teaching staff. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Rarely. easy-going is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'easy-going'
British English: easy-going /ˈiːzɪˈɡəʊɪŋ/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as easy-going, you approve of the fact that that they are not easily worried or upset.
He was easy-going and good-natured.
- American English: easygoing
- Arabic: مُرْتاحُ البال
- Brazilian Portuguese: sossegado
- Chinese: 不慌不忙的
- Croatian: opušten
- Czech: tolerantní
- Danish: rolig
- Dutch: relaxed
- European Spanish: de trato fácil
- Finnish: rento
- French: facile à vivre
- German: gelassen
- Greek: ανέμελος
- Italian: accomodante
- Japanese: ゆったりとした
- Korean: 느긋한
- Norwegian: avslappet
- Polish: wyluzowany
- European Portuguese: descontraído
- Romanian: sociabil
- Russian: беззаботный
- Spanish: sin complicaciones
- Swedish: lättsam
- Thai: อย่างง่ายๆ อย่างสบายๆ
- Turkish: uysal
- Ukrainian: безтурботний
- Vietnamese: dễ tính
Definition of easy-going from the Collins English Dictionary
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