English definition of “soft”
A2 not hard, and easy to press: a soft cushion Cook the onion until it’s soft. → Opposite hard adj
A2 smooth and pleasant to touch: soft hair/skin → Opposite rough adj
B1 A soft sound is very quiet: He spoke in a soft voice.
B1 A soft color or light is not bright: soft yellow paint → Opposite bright adj
› too kind: You’re too soft to be a police officer. softness noun [no plural]