- (archaic, euphemistic) The act of relieving oneself: defecating or urinating
- (archaic) Relief, easing.
- (law) Legal right to use another person's property, generally in order to cross a part of the property, or to gain access to something on the property.
"The power company has an easement to put their poles along the edge of this land."
- (architecture) A curved member instead of an abrupt change of direction, as in a baseboard, handrail, etc.