Lenient - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Lenient.

LAX
  1. emptying easily or excessively; "loose bowels"
  2. lacking in rigor or strictness; "such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable"; "lax in attending classes"; "slack in maintaining discipline"
  3. lacking in strength or firmness or resilience; "a lax rope"; "a limp handshake"
  4. pronounced with muscles of the tongue and jaw relatively relaxed (e.g., the vowel sound in `bet')
SOFT
  1. used chiefly as a direction or description in music; "the piano passages in the composition"
  2. not protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons); "soft targets"
  3. soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe; "a gentle reprimand"; "a vein of gentle irony"; "poked gentle fun at him"
  4. tolerant or lenient; "indulgent parents risk spoiling their children"; "too soft on the children"; "they are soft on crime"
  5. using evidence not readily amenable to experimental verification or refutation; "soft data"; "the soft sciences"
  6. in a relaxed manner; or without hardship; "just wanted to take it easy" (`soft' is nonstandard)
  7. not brilliant or glaring; "the moon cast soft shadows"; "soft pastel colors"; "subdued lighting"
  8. produced with vibration of the vocal cords; "a frequently voiced opinion"; "voiced consonants such as `b' and `g' and `z'";
  9. mild and pleasant; "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was mild and conduc
Clue Database Last Updated: 18/10/2018 9:00am

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