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ease away

To move away from someone or something slowly and carefully. A noun or pronoun can be used between "ease" and "away." Don't panic, just ease your car away from the garage door so we can see the damage. You never want to run from a wild animal. Just ease away without turning your back.
See also: away, ease

ease away (from someone or something)

to pull away from someone or something slowly and carefully. The great ship eased away from the pier. The ship eased away slowly.
See also: away, ease
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He was right on top of me and I wanted to just ease him away from me but obviously I put my head in a forward motion.
He said: "He was right on top of me and I wanted to just ease him away.
He pushed me away and I tried to ease him away but I put my head in a forward motion and you just can't do that.