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1. easement

noun. ['ˈiːzmənt'] the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance).

Synonyms

  • alleviation
  • detente
  • liberalization
  • decompressing
  • relief
  • step-down
  • decrease
  • easing
  • liberalisation
  • spasmolysis
  • diminution
  • reduction
  • relaxation
  • palliation

Antonyms

  • increase
  • low relief
  • high relief
  • embarrassment

Etymology

  • aisement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Easement

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abstinent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement

Example sentences of the word easement


1. Adjective
If it is already granted, obtain a copy of the easement deed.

2. Noun, singular or mass
If so, the owner of the easement does not need your permission to dig up the land.

2. easement

noun. ['ˈiːzmənt'] (law) the privilege of using something that is not your own (as using another's land as a right of way to your own land).

Synonyms

  • exclusive right
  • prerogative
  • privilege
  • perquisite
  • right of way

Antonyms

  • strengthening
  • appreciation
  • classification
  • inflation

Etymology

  • aisement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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