1 kind, kindly, mild, tender, benign, moderate, easy, quiet, calm, still, temperate, unruffled, untroubled, undisturbed, tranquil, restful, peaceful, pacific, placid, smooth, lenient, patient, indulgent, soothing, thoughtful, gracious, compassionate, humane, tender-hearted, merciful; soft, light, balmy:
Amy is very gentle with the patients. A gentle breeze barely stirred the leaves. The gentle waves belied the terror that lurked below.
2 tame, tractable, docile, manageable, controllable; broken:
As he's a beginner, he's been given a gentle mare to ride.
3 gradual, easy, moderate:
The car rolled down the gentle slope and stopped.
appear, be, look, seem, sound | become
extremely, very | almost | fairly, quite | surprisingly, unusually | deceptively
His mouth looked deceptively gentle.
The new treatments are gentle on your hair.
She was very gentle with the children.
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