Translation of "gentle" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdʒen·tl/ us /ˈdʒen·t̬əl/

B1 kind and careful not to hurt or upset anyone

suave, dulce
My mother was such a gentle, loving person.

B1 not strong or unpleasant

suave, delicado
a gentle breeze
gently adverb /ˈdʒen·tli/ /ˈdʒen·tli/

con delicadeza
He gently stroked her cheek.

(Translation of “gentle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈdʒentl/

(of people) behaving, talking etc in a mild, kindly, pleasant way

amable, dulce
a gentle old lady
The doctor was very gentle.

not strong or rough

suave; ligero
a gentle breeze.

(of hills) rising gradually

suave; gradual
a gentle slope.
gentleness noun

suavidad, dulzura, amabilidad
the gentleness of her nature
gently adverb

suavemente, dulcemente, amablemente, tiernamente
She kissed him gently.

(Translation of “gentle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)