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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. gentle: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. gentle, gentle: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. gentle: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. gentle: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. gentle: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. gentle: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Gentle, gentle: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. gentle: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Gentle: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. gentle: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. gentle: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. gentle: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Gentle, gentle: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. gentle: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. gentle: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. gentle: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. gentle: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. GENtle (software), GENtle, Gentle (comics), Gentle (maggot), Gentle: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Gentle: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. gentle: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. gentle: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. gentle: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. gentle: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Gentle: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. gentle: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. gentle: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. gentle: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Gentle, gentle: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. gentle: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. gentle: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. GENTLE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. gentle: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. gentle: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. gentle: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. gentle: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. GENTLE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. gentle: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. gentle, gentle: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (gentle)

verb:  stroke soothingly
verb:  give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility
verb:  cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of
adjective:  having or showing a kindly or tender nature ("The gentle touch of her hand")
adjective:  quiet and soothing ("A gentle voice")
adjective:  soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe ("A gentle reprimand")
adjective:  having little impact ("Gentle rain")
adjective:  easily handled or managed ("A gentle old horse, docile and obedient")
adjective:  marked by moderate steepness ("A gentle slope")
adjective:  belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy ("Of gentle blood")
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #10354)

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Phrases that include gentle:   gentle sex, gentle giant, gentle ben, gentle sexes, a somewhat gentle man, more...

Words similar to gentle:   appease, aristocratic, aristocratical, assuage, blue, blue-blooded, conciliate, docile, easy, ennoble, entitle, gentled, gentler, gentlest, gentling, gently, gruntle, lenify, mollify, pacify, more...

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