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Another word for gentle

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Adjective
  1. Of a kindly, considerate character

    See also:

    kind

  2. Free from severity or violence, as in movement

      1. Yielding readily to pressure or weight:
      2. Easily molded, cut, or worked:
      3. Not tense and therefore capable of absorbing the impact of a ball or puck and of catching, receiving, or controlling it:
      1. Having a surface free from irregularities, roughness, or projections; even.
      2. Free from waves or disturbances; calm:
      3. Free from hair, whiskers, or stubble:
      1. Gentle or kind in disposition, manners, or behavior.
      2. Moderate in type, degree, effect, or force:
      3. Not extreme:
      1. Done with little strength or vigor; feeble:
      2. So weak as to be difficult to perceive;
      3. Lacking clarity or distinctness:
      1. Pleasing to the senses, especially in a subtle way:
      2. Easily broken or damaged:
      3. Exquisitely fine or dainty:
      1. Having the quality or fragrance of balm; soothing.
      2. Mild and pleasant:
      3. Eccentric in behavior.
  3. Of small intensity

      1. Yielding readily to pressure or weight:
      2. Easily molded, cut, or worked:
      3. Not tense and therefore capable of absorbing the impact of a ball or puck and of catching, receiving, or controlling it:
      1. Small in size, degree, or amount:
      2. Lacking strength, substance, or solidity; frail:
      3. Of small importance or consideration; trifling:
      1. Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
      2. Not violent or subject to extremes; mild or calm; temperate:
      3. Of medium or average quantity or extent.
      1. Electromagnetic radiation that is visible, perceivable by the normal human eye as colors between red and violet, having frequencies between 400 terahertz and 790 terahertz and wavelengths between 750 nanometers and 380 nanometers.
      2. Electromagnetic radiation of any frequency or wavelength.
      3. The sensation of perceiving light; brightness:
    See also:

    strong

  4. Easily managed or handled

    See also:

    wild

  5. Not steep or abrupt

      1. Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
      2. Not violent or subject to extremes; mild or calm; temperate:
      3. Of medium or average quantity or extent.
      1. Occurring or developing slowly or by small increments:
      2. The liturgical book containing the chants for the Mass.
      3. A biblical text sung between the Epistle and the Gospel of the Mass.
      1. Capable of being accomplished or acquired with ease; posing no difficulty:
      2. Likely to happen by accident or without intention:
      3. Requiring or exhibiting little effort or endeavor; undemanding:
    See also:

    rise

Verb
  1. To ease the anger or agitation of

  2. To train to live with and be of use to people

    See also:

    wild

  3. To make (an animal) docile

      1. Brought from wildness into a domesticated or tractable state.
      2. Naturally unafraid; not timid:
      3. Submissive; docile; fawning:
      1. The owner or keeper of an animal:
      2. The owner of a slave.
      3. One who has control over or ownership of something:
      1. A sculpture representing a person's head, shoulders, and upper chest.
      2. A woman's breasts.
      3. The human chest.
      1. To cause to separate into pieces suddenly or violently; smash.
      2. To divide into pieces, as by bending or cutting:
      3. To separate into components or parts:
    See also:

    wild

Another word for gentle

Modifier
  1. Soft

  2. Kind

    See also:

    kind

  3. Tamed

  4. Well-born