Home   Reverse Dictionary   Customize   Browse Dictionaries    Privacy   Blog   API   Autocomplete service   Help


Word, phrase, or pattern:  

Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 40 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word gentle:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "gentle" is defined.

General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. gentle, gentle: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. gentle: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. gentle: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. gentle: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. gentle: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. gentle: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [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: 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]

Quick definitions from Macmillan (
American English Definition British English Definition

Provided by

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)

Word origin

Popular nouns described by gentle

Phrases that include gentle:   gentle sex, gentle giant, gentle ben, gentle shepherd, 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...

Search for gentle on Google or Wikipedia

Search completed in 0.011 seconds.

Home   Reverse Dictionary   Customize   Browse Dictionaries    Privacy   Blog   API   Autocomplete service   Help   Link to us   Word of the Day