Definisi 'gentle'
English to English
adjective
1 Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe
Example:
• a gentle reprimand
• a vein of gentle irony
• poked gentle fun at him
source: wordnet30
3 having or showing a kindly or tender nature
Example:
• the gentle touch of her hand
• her gentle manner was comforting
• a gentle sensitive nature
• gentle blue eyes
source: wordnet30
4 quiet and soothing
Example:
• a gentle voice
• a gentle nocturne
source: wordnet30
5 belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
Example:
• 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
source: wordnet30
6 easily handled or managed
Example:
• a gentle old horse, docile and obedient
source: wordnet30
7 having little impact
Example:
• an easy pat on the shoulder
• gentle rain
• a gentle breeze
• a soft (or light) tapping at the window
source: wordnet30
8 marked by moderate steepness
Example:
• an easy climb
• a gentle slope
source: wordnet30
noun
9 One well born; a gentleman.
source: webster1913
verb
10 cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of
Example:
• She managed to mollify the angry customer
source: wordnet30
11 give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility
source: wordnet30
12 stroke soothingly
source: wordnet30
13 To make genteel; to raise from the vulgar; to ennoble.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
mollification, pacification, conciliation, placation, propitiation, pet, calm, calm down, lull, quiet, baronetise, baronetize, lord, dub, knight, gradual, light, kind, soft, mild,

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