an upholstered armchair for lounging.
a comfortable upholstered armchair
1707, from easy + chair (n.).
- Easy digging
noun phrase Anything easily done; piece of cake [1950s+; perhaps fr earlier sense, ”sugar”]
- Easy eight
noun phrase An easy job; sinecure: Smith doesn’t relish the work; he tells himself the job’s an easy eight, but wastes his nights drinking away the haunting images of the day (1990s+)
- Easy does it
Go carefully, don’t hurry, as in That chest is heavy, so easy does it. [ 1920s ] Also see: go easy
- Easy fox
An early system on the JOHNNIAC computer. [Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959)].