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gentle
'dʒɛntəl
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Marked by moderate steepness.
  2. Having little impact.
  3. Having or showing a kindly or tender nature.
  4. Quiet and soothing.
  5. Soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe.
  6. Belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy.
  7. Easily handled or managed.
(动) As a verb
  1. Stroke soothingly.
  2. Cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of.
  3. Give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility.
Hyphenationgen•tle
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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文气wénqìthe impact of a piece of writing on the reader; gentle; refined
文质彬彬wén zhì bīnbīnrefined in manner; gentle
柔曼róumànsoft; gentle
温婉wēnwǎnsweet-tempered; gentle
tiǎoquiet and secluded; gentle, graceful, and elegant
轻柔qīngróusoft; gentle; pliable
雅静yǎjìngelegant and calm; gentle; quiet
nèn(non-classical form of ) soft; gentle, attractive (same as ) soft and tender, delicate, weak
温和wēnhémild; gentle; moderate
轻松qīngsōnglight; gentle; relaxed; effortless; uncomplicated; to relax; to take things less seriously
平缓pínghuǎnlevel; almost flat; not strongly sloping; fig. moderate; mild-mannered; gentle
温厚wēnhòugood-natured; warm and generous; gentle
huì(ancient form of ) to benefit; to profit; to favor, kind; benevolent; gracious; gentle
ruǎnto shrink; to recoil; to flinch, weak, soft and meek; gentle, (corrupted form of ) soft; weak, pliable
wénlanguage; culture; writing; formal; literary; gentle; (old) measure word for coins; Kangxi radical 67; (Chinese surname)
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