Soft synonyms

sôft, sŏft
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Having a texture that lacks friction. Not rough.
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Soft or smooth
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Very sharp; keen:
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Fine or soft in touch or skill:
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Smooth-tasting; mellow:
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(Archaic) Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble.
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Covered with fluff.
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Able to spring back to its original size, shape, or position after being stretched, squeezed, flexed, expanded, etc.; flexible; springy
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Not showy or bright; subdued:
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Rainy.
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The definition of pale is someone or something light in color or washed out.
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Susceptible to impressions; malleable:
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Not irritating, strident, or loud
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Covered with or consisting of feathers.
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Quietly soothing; soft.
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Covered with wool or something resembling wool in texture
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The definition of indulgent is someone who is lenient or who gives into whims and desires.
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Not strict or exact; careless
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(Figuratively) Easily influenced for good or evil; tractable; as, a pliant heart.
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Slightly colored, having tint.
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Feeling weak and dizzy, as if about to swoon
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Lacking force, control, or effectiveness:
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Light, soft, and elastic
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Overripe and soft; pulpy.
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Soft; spongy.
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Adapted to excite feeling or sympathy; expressive of the softer passions; pathetic.
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Producing a good yield; productive
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Resembling soup; creamy
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Of or like pulp
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Soft or tender by reason of ripeness; having a tender pulp.
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Pale, lacking colour, having a pallor
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Of or pertaining to the punk subculture.
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Poorly defined; blurry
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Produced by crushing or bruising; resembling, or consisting of, a mash
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Not bright, vivid, or shiny:
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The definition of dim is not bright, somewhat dark or unclear.
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Being in the shade, not in direct light.
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Lacking in radiance or vitality; dull:
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Not harsh or severe:
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Pale and soft in color.
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Made from the wood of the ash-tree.
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Very light in color
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Consisting of or marked by mist:
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Thick with haze; somewhat obscured with haze.
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Rather dark in color:
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Agreeable to hear:
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Very distant; remote.
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Having or showing fond feelings or affection; loving and tender.
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Characterised by careful and conscious thought; deliberate
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Polite and gracious; considerate toward others; well-mannered
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Lacking training
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John Dryden
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(Informal) Comfortable.
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Granted to an individual because of an emergency or other unusual circumstances:
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The definition of compliant is obeying.
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Covered with fibers resembling cotton; nappy.
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Like a cushion; soft and yielding.
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(Chiefly US) Comfortable; often in a way that will suit a person's body.
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Soft and heavy
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The definition of feeble is someone who is weak or a half-hearted attempt or something that is faint or unconvincing.
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(Figuratively) Capable of being led or directed
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The definition of flaccid is something that is soft, limp or drooping.
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*Easy
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Not harsh or severe in disciplining, punishing, judging, etc.; mild; merciful; clement
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*Easy
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Able to adjust to changing circumstances; adaptable:
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Gentle or kind in disposition, manners, or behavior.
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The definition of pliable is a person or thing that bends or is easily influenced.
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Watery:
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(--- Biology) Having no divisions or branches; not compound:
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Without effort.
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That can be managed; controllable, tractable, contrivable, etc.
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Not smooth to the touch; coarse
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Not perfected, completed, or fully detailed:
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Like flint; extremely hard and firm; inflexible
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(Archaic) Manifest to the mind, as light is to the eyes; clear; evident; plain.
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Reflecting with glare.
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Vivid; intense
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Capable of being changed or adjusted to meet particular or varied needs:
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Darkish; dull
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Causing shade.
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Rich; producing a large income; desirable.
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Lacking or resulting from a lack of intelligence:
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Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain:
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Balmy is defined as something that is moderate and pleasant.
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Pleasantly smooth in manner; suave
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Tending to conciliate or reconcile
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Softening; soothing
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Acting, working, or done easily, or in a quick, smooth way; fluent; ready
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Embarrassed; abashed:
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Very quietly. In soft tones.
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Susceptible of impression; capable of receiving impressions; emotional.
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Unsure of how to act or proceed; undecided.
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The definition of placid is calm or quiet.
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Able to change and adapt, especially by acquiring alternative pathways for sensory perception or motor skills. Used of the central nervous system.
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Yielding or trembling under the feet, as moist or boggy ground; shaking; moving.
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Soft or smooth
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The definition of snug is something that is warm, cozy, tight, or hidden.
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Giving relief.
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Not glaring in color; soft and light in tone.
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The definition of sympathetic is feeling compassion for someone or a situation, or connected by a mutual feeling or passion.
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Living in an environment that is temperate, not extreme.
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Tense; not relaxed.
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Having calluses; toughened:
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Difficult to endure; oppressive:
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The definition of firm is solid, hard or rigid.
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Lacking in shade; undiminished:
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Not willing to change or be persuaded; resolute:
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The definition of rigid is a person or thing that is stiff, doesn't bend or doesn't move.
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Free from flaw, blemish, or impurity:
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Forcefully assertive or severely critical:
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Forceful and pointed; emphatic:
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(Of clothing, decorations, etc.) Having unpleasantly and tastelessly contrasting colours or patterns; gaudy.
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In good health.
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Conducive to health.
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Capable of some independent functioning because equipped with a microprocessor or computer
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Energetic or quick in movement:
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Acting with or showing good sense; able to make good judgements based on reason.
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Like pap; soft; succulent; tender.
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Resembling a marsh; soggy.
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Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
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(Photography) dark, with little or no fill light and high lighting ratio.
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Relaxed, unstressful, not pressured.
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Limited in importance or significance; trivial:
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Producing or resembling a whisper.
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Not violent or rigorous; temperate; mild; gentle.
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The definition of slight is a small amount or someone that is fragile or has little weight or substance.
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Not strict or severe, as in discipline or authority
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Easily moved by another's distress; compassionate.
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Characterized by lenient or forbearing judgment:
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Said of weather and similar circumstances that are mild.
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Characterized by patience and indulgence; long-suffering: as, a forbearing temper.
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Full of mercy; compassionate:
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Able to digest or metabolize a food, drug, or other substance or compound:
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Characterized by or pertaining to bathos.
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Given to or characterized by gush; effusive
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Effusively sad or full of self-pity; extremely sentimental:
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Having a sweet, weak, sickening taste; insipid or nauseating
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Romantic is defined as something, such as an action or behavior, that is done to woo a significant other or to be a sign of love and/or affection.
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The definition of sentimental is a feeling of looking back fondly on memories, sometimes with a little bit of sadness or a wishing you could be back at that time.
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(Of a person) Soupy.
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(By extension) Dripping wet
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Sticky and viscous:
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Watery and unappetizing:
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Characterized by dripping; drizzly:
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(Obsolete) musty; tainted
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(Informal) Emotionally charged so as to induce sorrow.
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Behind others in progress or development:
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The definition of simple-minded is someone who is unsophisticated, foolish or mentally impaired.
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Not quick or clever in understanding; dull; obtuse
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Weak in intellectual power; wanting firmness or constancy; lacking intelligence; irresolute; vacillating; imbecile.
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Alternative spelling of weak-minded.
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Low in spirits; depressed:
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Designating a time when one is not strictly attentive to business or affairs, or is absent from a post, and, hence, a time when affairs are not urgent.
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Moving slowly; sluggish:
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Not active; slow or slow-moving; dull
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Marked by friendly intimacy:
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Affording or characterized by comfort and peace; restful.
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Yielding easily to pressure or weight; not firm
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(Of water) with little waves on the surface.
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(Obsolete) Accepted.
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Affectedly or extravagantly emotional
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Having only a limited ability to learn and understand
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Characterized by reduced economic activity
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(Especially when capitalized) Holy.
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Dealing with things in a relaxed manner; not hurried or agitated
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Using more words than are needed; long-winded; wordy
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(of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected
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In a soft or quiet tone. Used chiefly as a direction.
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(Phonetics): Sounded with vibration of the vocal cords. For example, the phone [z] is voiced, while [s] is unvoiced.
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(Linguistics) voiced
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Unfeeling or lacking emotion due to experience; callous.
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(Music) Loud. Used as a dynamic directive in sheet music in its abbreviated form, "f.", to indicate raising the volume of the music. (Abbreviated in musical notation with an f, the Unicode character 1D191.)
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(Linguistics) Voiceless:
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(Medicine) Not involving alcohol as its cause.
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Not intoxicating; not causing drunkenness
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Containing numerous shreds or fluffy particles of grayish or white mucus or other material. Used of a fluid such as urine.
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Lacking training, not having been instructed in something.
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(Often derogatory, of a man or boy) Having behaviour or mannerisms considered unmasculine or typical of a woman or girl; feminine.
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Appreciative of benefits received; thankful:
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Describing a substance, especially a dry foodstuff such as grain, that resembles meal.
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The definition of tranquil is someone or something that is calm and peaceful.
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Having a mind that works slowly and ineffectively; not bright or alert; dull
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(Physics) Designating a parameter of an electromagnetic field which is adjusted to account for the finite speed of radiation. [from 20th c.]
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Thin and easily broken or damaged; poorly made and fragile; frail
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Synonym Study

  • Gentle , often equivalent to mild , carries a more positive connotation of being pleasantly soothing or tranquil a gentle breeze, voice, etc.
  • Mild applies to that which is not as rough, harsh, irritating, etc. as it might be a mild cigarette, criticism, etc.
  • Bland implies such an absence of irritation, stimulation, pungency, etc. in something as to make it soothing, unexciting, and hence, sometimes, uninteresting bland foods, climate, etc.
  • Soft implies an absence or reduction of all that is harsh, rough, too intense, etc. so as to be pleasing to the senses soft colors, a soft voice
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