ease up

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ease up (on someone or something)

To reduce the pressure or urgency placed on a person, thing, action, or situation. Ease up on the brakes there, we don't want to come to a stop that fast. Would you ease up already? I know I messed up the account, and I don't need you berating me for it further. Ease up on Samantha, she's under a lot of pressure at home.
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ease up

(on someone or something ) Go to ease off (on someone or something).
See also: ease, up