Gentle - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 12/01/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Gentle.

MILD
  1. mild and pleasant; "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth"; "a soft breeze"
  2. moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme; "a mild winter storm"; "a mild fever"; "fortunately the pain was mild"; "a mild rebuke"; "mild criticism"
  3. humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing"
TAME
  1. flat and uninspiring
  2. very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes
  3. brought from wildness into a domesticated state; "tame animals"; "fields of tame blueberries"
  4. correct by punishment or discipline
  5. very restrained or quiet; "a tame Christmas party"; "she was one of the tamest and most abject creatures imaginable with no will or power to act but as directed"
  6. make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans; "The horse was domesticated a long time ago"; "The wolf was tamed and evolved into the house dog"
  7. easily controlled
  8. overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable; "He tames lions for the circus"; "reclaim falcons"
  9. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil"
  10. make less strong or intense; soften; "Tone down that aggressive letter"; "The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements"
TENDER
  1. (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
  2. easy to cut or chew; "tender beef"
  3. physically untoughened; "tender feet"
  4. given to sympathy or gentleness or sentimentality; "a tender heart"; "a tender smile"; "tender loving care"; "tender memories"; "a tender mother"
  5. make tender or more tender as by marinating, pounding, or applying a tenderizer; "tenderize meat"
  6. make a tender of; in legal settlements
  7. offer or present for acceptance
  8. propose a payment; "The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting"
  9. ship that usually provides supplies to other ships
  10. a boat for communication between ship and shore
  11. (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition; "tender green shoots"
  12. car attached to a locomotive to carry fuel and water
  13. having or displaying warmth or affection; "affectionate children"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glan
TENDERHEARTED
  1. easily moved by another's distress; "a noble tenderhearted creature who sympathizes with all the human race"- W.M.Thackeray
  2. easily moved to love

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