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Spanish translation of “soft”

soft

adjective /soft/
not hard or firm; easily changing shape when pressed
blando
a soft cushion.
pleasantly smooth to the touch The dog has a soft, silky coat. not loud a soft voice. (of colour/color) not bright or harsh a soft pink. not strict (enough)
blando
You are too soft with him.
(of a drink) not alcoholic
no alcohólico
At the party they were serving soft drinks as well as wine and spirits.
childishly weak, timid or silly
tonto, bobo
Don’t be so soft – the dog won’t hurt you.
softly adverb
suavemente
After falling off her horse, luckily she landed softly on the grass.
softness noun
suavidad
soften /ˈsofn/ verb to make or become soft or softer, less strong or less painful
suavizar
The thick walls softened the noise of the explosion.
soft-boiled adjective (of eggs) slightly boiled, so that the yolk is still soft
pasado por agua
She likes her eggs soft-boiled.
soft-hearted adjective kind-hearted and generous
compasivo, bondadoso
He had been given some money by a soft-hearted aunt.
soft-spoken adjective having a gentle voice or manner
de voz suave/dulce
She was a soft-spoken woman with a shy smile.
software noun (computing) computer programs, as opposed to the machines themselves (hardware)
software
We had problems installing the software.
softwood noun, adjective (of) the wood of a conebearing tree eg a pine
madera de coníferas
softwood furniture.
have a soft spot for to have a weakness for (someone or something) because of great affection
tener una debilidad por
He’s always had a soft spot for his youngest son.
(Definition of soft from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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