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mildly

adverb uk   /ˈmaɪld.li/ us  
slightly: I was mildly surprised to see him here.Some and quiteTender and gentleKind and thoughtful in a gentle way: "I think you've made a mistake," he said mildly.Ways of speakingTender and gentleKind and thoughtful
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