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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.
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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.
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Laouen cruised past Endless Power and eased away to pass the post with 16 lengths to spare over Surricate.
Meanwhile, London Irish eased away from the danger zone with a 15-7 win over Bath.
Newport Fugitives eased away from the relegation zone with a four wicket win against Barry at High Cross.
A confident Paul Robson eased the gelding into the lead on the run to the second-last flight and he eased away to beat Political Cruise by a comfortable five lengths.
Many of the Vuelta's movers and shakers were taking it relatively easy but the manner in which the Cofidis rider eased away from the peloton on the climb to Alto de San Jeronimo before beginning the demanding descent into Cordoba was stillimpressive.
It's the first time the pair have been snapped together and as they stumbled out of the club Gareth got camera shy, trying to hide his face under his coat he was eased away by minders.
The fourth seed from Peterborough took advantage of a poor start by his opponent to win the opening set and after `The Matchstick' hit back to draw level, he eased away and completed his win with a fine 138 checkout.
Bottom of the table Rockville slumped to a 4-0 home setback against Stoneycroft, who eased away from the drop zone thanks to Alan Pike (2), Lee Carruthers and Paul Carruthers.
NEWTON BLUES eased away from duel County Wexford champions St Anne's in their Leinster club championship clash in a windy Drogheda yesterday afternoon.
ROB HANEY slammed in a double for Morpeth Sporting at Newcastle Chemfica as they eased away from the danger zone.
Matthew Pierson (pictured) was involved in a battle with Deeside AC David Mountford for the first 5k, but eased away from his young rival over the second part of the race to win in 31mins 55secs.
The senior race, shorn of some quality athletes through injury, was a close contest between Leanne Fitzgerald (Llanedeyrn) and Emma Loveland (Radyr) before Fitzgerald eased away to add to her South Wales schools title.
With pilot Jim Kelly at the controls, the spacecraft unlatched from the docking port, then eased away from the station that it joined in space nine days ago.
A confident Paul Robson eased the six-year-old into the lead on the run to the second-last flight and he eased away to beat Political Cruise by a very comfortable five lengths.
Centre Sam Reay finished off under the posts for Orrell on 52 minutes, Mason converting, but Coventry eased away again when Van Rensberg touched down a scrum pushover after 64 minutes with Leek converting.