|1.||[ verb ] become less intense|
|Synonyms:||slack_off slacken_off flag ease_off|
|2.||[ verb ] move in order to make room for someone for something|
|Synonyms:||give_way give move_over yield|
"The park gave way to a supermarket" "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
|Related terms:||move abandon|
|3.||[ verb ] make less strong or severe|
"he eased off the gas pedal and the car slowed down"
|Related terms:||change letup|