gentleadjectiveuk /ˈdʒen.tl̩/ us /-t̬l̩/
- A bit of gentle coaxing is all that's required and he'll come, I'm sure.
- He rocked the cradle with a gentle backwards and forwards motion.
- The children rolled over and over down the gentle slope.
- She was lulled to sleep by the gentle rhythm of the boat in the water.
- Outside the flat, she could hear the gentle wash of the waves on the beach.