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1soft/ˈsɑːft/adjective
softersoftest
1soft
/ˈsɑːft/
adjective
softersoftest
Learner's definition of SOFT  
: easy to press, bend, cut, etc. : not hard or firm
— opposite hard
: smooth and pleasant to touch
: having a very light color : not strong or bright in color or tone
   b  of light  : not bright or harsh
: gentle in manner : not harsh
   b  : not strong or very forceful
   c  : having a low, gentle sound
: having a curved or rounded outline
disapproving  : not strict, harsh, or critical enough — often + on
: involving little work or effort : easy
: not physically strong : not muscular
   b  : not brave or tough
: feeling sympathy for other people : sympathetic and kind
— opposite hard
10  : relating to matters that are not serious or important
— opposite hard
11  of an illegal drug  : not as strong or harmful to the health as other drugs
— opposite hard
12  of water  : not containing many minerals and able to make bubbles with soap
— opposite hard
13  : sounding like the “c” in “ace” or the “g” in “gem”
— opposite hard

soft in the head

informal
: stupid or crazy

soft on

informal + old-fashioned
: attracted to (someone)
— see also 1soft 6 (above)

— softly

adverb

— softness

/ˈsɑːftnəs/noun,[singular]
2soft/ˈsɑːft/adverb
softersoftest
2soft
/ˈsɑːft/
adverb
softersoftest
Learner's definition of SOFT  
chiefly US
: in a soft or gentle way
: in a way that is not strong or forceful
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