Meaning of “gentle” - Learner’s Dictionary

gentle

adjective us uk /ˈdʒentl/
Extra Examples
His voice was quiet and gentle.Be gentle with her, she's only a baby.I remember him as a gentle and nice man.He was kind and gentle.She was a gentle and loving mother.
KIND

B1 kind and careful not to hurt or upset anyone or anything:

My mother was such a gentle, loving person.
NOT STRONG

B1 not strong or severe:

Use a mild soap that is gentle on your skin.
a gentle breeze
SLOPE

A gentle slope or climb is not steep.

gently adverb

B2

He kissed her gently on the cheek.
gentleness noun [ U ]

(Definition of “gentle” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)