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soft-spokenadjective

uk   /ˌsɒftˈspəʊ.kən/  us   /ˌsɑːftˈspoʊ-/
having a quiet, pleasant voice
Translations of “soft-spoken”
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音柔和的…
in Russian говорящий тихим голосом…
in Turkish tatlı dilli, hoş/yumuşak sesli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音柔和的…
in Polish o łagodnym głosie…
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