go easy
phrasal to be sparing <
go easy with the sugar
go easy on the kid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • go easy — informal 1 go easy on (someone) : to treat (someone) in a way that is not harsh or demanding The students might respond better if the teacher went (a little) easy on them. 2 go easy on/with (something) : to use less of (some …   Useful english dictionary

  • go easy — informal to not take or use too much of something. Avoid fried foods and go easy on the snacks. (often + on) Go easy! There s not much left! …   New idioms dictionary

  • go easy —  1. Proceed calmly.  2. go easy on someone Treat someone gently.  3. go easy with Use sparingly …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • go easy — See: TAKE IT EASY(1) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • go easy — See: TAKE IT EASY(1) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • go\ easy — See: take it easy(1) …   Словарь американских идиом

  • go easy — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. skimp, be sparing, be careful, reprieve; see pity 2 , save 3 …   English dictionary for students

  • go easy — deal lightly with, act with moderation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • go-easy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • go easy on — 1. Don t use to much of something. Example: Go easy on the ice, I just want a little bit in my drinks. (also easy ice ) or Go easy on the gas slow down! (or easy on the gas ) 2. Don t demand too much, or be to critical, rough or hard on something …   The small dictionary of idiomes

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