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gentle

gentle as in cause to be more favorably inclined
  • "gain the good will of"
  • "She managed to mollify the angry customer"

Synonyms

  • pacifycause to be more favorably inclined; fight violence and try to establish peace in (a location)
  • lenifycause to be more favorably inclined
  • conciliatecause to be more favorably inclined; come to terms; make (one thing) compatible with (another)
  • assuagecause to be more favorably inclined; satisfy (thirst); provide physical relief, as from pain
  • appeasecause to be more favorably inclined; overcome or allay; make peace with
  • mollifycause to be more favorably inclined; make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; make less rigid or softer
  • placatecause to be more favorably inclined
  • gruntlecause to be more favorably inclined
gentle as in give a title to someone
  • "make someone a member of the nobility"

Synonyms

  • ennobleconfer dignity or honor upon; give a title to someone
  • entitlegive the right to; give a title to ; give a title to someone
gentle as in stroke soothingly
    gentle as in soft and mild
    • "not harsh or stern or severe"
    • "a gentle reprimand"
    • "a vein of gentle irony"
    • "poked gentle fun at him"

    Synonyms

    • softin a relaxed manner; yielding readily to pressure or weight ; compassionate and kind; (of sound) relatively low in volume; easily hurt; produced with vibration of the vocal cords; not protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons); (used chiefly as a direction or description in music) soft; (of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected ; (of speech sounds); (of a commodity or market or currency) falling or likely to fall in value; using evidence not readily amenable to experimental verification or refutation; tolerant or lenient; soft and mild; having little impact; out of condition; willing to negotiate and compromise ; not burdensome or demanding; mild and pleasant; not brilliant or glaring
    gentle as in having or showing a kindly or tender nature
    • "the gentle touch of her hand"
    • "her gentle manner was comforting"
    • "a gentle sensitive nature"
    • "gentle blue eyes"
    gentle as in quiet and soothing
    • "a gentle voice"
    • "a gentle nocturne"
    gentle as in belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
    • "an aristocratic family"
    • "aristocratic Bostonians"
    • "aristocratic government"
    • "a blue family"
    • "blue blood"
    • "the blue-blooded aristocracy"
    • "of gentle blood"
    • "patrician landholders of the American South"
    • "aristocratic bearing"
    • "aristocratic features"
    • "patrician tastes"

    Synonyms

    • aristocraticbelonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
    • aristocraticalbelonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
    • blueturn blue ; blue color or pigment; blue clothing; any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue; the sky as viewed during daylight; used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge ; the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; any of numerous small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae ; of the color intermediate between green and violet; used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms); filled with melancholy and despondency; characterized by profanity or cursing; suggestive of sexual impropriety; belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy; morally rigorous and strict; causing dejection
    • blue-bloodedbelonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
    • patriciana person of refined upbringing and manners ; a member of the aristocracy ; befitting a person of noble origin; belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
    gentle as in easily handled or managed
    • "a gentle old horse, docile and obedient"

    Synonyms

    • docilewilling to be taught or led or supervised or directed; ready and willing to be taught; easily handled or managed
    gentle as in having little impact
    • "an easy pat on the shoulder"
    • "gentle rain"
    • "a gentle breeze"
    • "a soft (or light) tapping at the window"

    Synonyms

    • easywith ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily'); without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); in a relaxed manner; posing no difficulty; not hurried or forced; free from worry or anxiety; affording pleasure; having little impact; readily exploited or tricked; in fortunate circumstances financially; marked by moderate steepness; affording comfort; casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; less in demand and therefore readily obtainable; obtained with little effort or sacrifice, often obtained illegally
    • softin a relaxed manner; yielding readily to pressure or weight ; compassionate and kind; (of sound) relatively low in volume; easily hurt; produced with vibration of the vocal cords; not protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons); (used chiefly as a direction or description in music) soft; (of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected ; (of speech sounds); (of a commodity or market or currency) falling or likely to fall in value; using evidence not readily amenable to experimental verification or refutation; tolerant or lenient; soft and mild; having little impact; out of condition; willing to negotiate and compromise ; not burdensome or demanding; mild and pleasant; not brilliant or glaring
    gentle as in marked by moderate steepness
    • "an easy climb"
    • "a gentle slope"

    Synonyms

    • easywith ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily'); without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); in a relaxed manner; posing no difficulty; not hurried or forced; free from worry or anxiety; affording pleasure; having little impact; readily exploited or tricked; in fortunate circumstances financially; marked by moderate steepness; affording comfort; casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; less in demand and therefore readily obtainable; obtained with little effort or sacrifice, often obtained illegally