Textual thesaurus for "soft"

(adj) subdued

not brilliant or glaring

the moon cast soft shadows; soft pastel colors; subdued lighting

(adj) mild, balmy

mild and pleasant

balmy days and nights; the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth; a soft breeze

(adj) easygoing, cushy

not burdensome or demanding; borne or done easily and without hardship

what a cushy job!; the easygoing life of a parttime consultant; a soft job

(adj) flabby, flaccid

out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance

he was too soft for the army; flabby around the middle; flaccid cheeks

(adj) diffuse, diffused

(of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected

(adj) easy, gentle

having little impact

an easy pat on the shoulder; gentle rain; a gentle breeze; a soft (or light) tapping at the window

(adj) piano

used chiefly as a direction or description in music

the piano passages in the composition

(adj) gentle

soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe

a gentle reprimand; a vein of gentle irony; poked gentle fun at him

(adj) indulgent, lenient

tolerant or lenient

indulgent parents risk spoiling their children; too soft on the children; they are soft on crime

(adj) sonant, voiced

produced with vibration of the vocal cords

a frequently voiced opinion; voiced consonants such as `b' and `g' and `z';

(adj) delicate

easily hurt

soft hands; a baby's delicate skin

(adv) easy

in a relaxed manner; or without hardship

just wanted to take it easy (`soft' is nonstandard)