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Adjective
Made soft
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Expressing subtlety of a particular quality as opposed to intense
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Deeply moved emotionally
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Of or pertaining to euphemism
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In a pulpy state
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Restrained, subtle, and not trying to attract attention
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Deliciously juicy and tender from having been ripened
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Lessened
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Past tense for to make or become physically soft or softer
“Braising and stewing dissolve the connective tissues and soften the meat by prolonged heating.”
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Past tense for to make or become less harsh or severe
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“He hadn't even bothered to attempt to soften his words. His lack of consideration for her feelings left Lexie cold.”
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Past tense for to subside or become less intense
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“I knew that if I could get back on the yoga mat and move, some of the pain would soften, and my mood would lift.”
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Past tense for to cause to become physically weaker
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“This diplomatic illness would soften her heart and, each time, she would pay.”
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Past tense for to represent or estimate at less than the true value or importance
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Past tense for to make less powerful or intense, thereby easier to control
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Past tense for to soften or be softened, especially by soaking
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Past tense for to make or become liquefied by heat
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Past tense for make or become more tender or loving
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Past tense for to make a strong, lasting, or favorable impression on
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Past tense for to make human or humane
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Past tense for to become (more) pale or white in color or complexion
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Past tense for to partially or completely cook in advance
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Past tense for to punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavior, attitude, etc)
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Past tense for to yield or lose one's resolve
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Past tense for to persuade someone to do something which they are reluctant to do, especially by flattery or promises
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Past tense for to lie half-hidden or in shelter
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Past tense for to change (something) so as to make it suitable for a particular use or situation
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Past tense for lessen the effectiveness, power, or ability of, especially gradually or insidiously
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Past tense for to punish or reprimand (someone) for a fault or crime
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