11 entries found for soft. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1soft
Function: adjective 1 a: having a pleasing, comfortable, or soothing effect : GENTLE, MILD <soft breezes> b: not bright or glaring <soft lighting> c: pleasing to the ear : quiet in pitch or volume <soft voices> d: smooth or delicate in appearance or feel <a soft silk> 2: demanding little effort : EASY <a soft job> 3: sounding as in ace and gem -- used of c and g 4: gently or gradually curved or rounded : not harsh or jagged <soft hills> 5 a: having a mild gentle disposition : DOCILEb: showing sympathetic understanding <took a soft stand toward the rebels> 6: lacking in strength : FEEBLE <soft from easy living> 7: mentally weak 8 a: yielding to physical pressure <a soft mattress> <soft metals such as lead> b: not as hard as others of its kind 9: free from substances (as calcium and magnesium salts) that prevent lathering of soap <soft water> 10: occurring at such a speed and in such a way that a destructive crash is avoided <a soft landing on the moon> - soft·lyadverb - soft·ness /sf(t)-ns/ noun