Translation of "tender" - English-Spanish dictionary

tender

adjective uk /ˈten·dər/ us /ˈten·dər/

kind and gentle

tierno, cariñoso
a tender kiss

Tender meat or vegetables are soft and easy to cut.

tierno
tenderly adverb /ˈten·də·li/ /ˈten·dər·li/

tiernamente, cariñosamente
He kissed her tenderly on the cheek.
tenderness noun [ no plural ] /ˈten·də·nəs/ /ˈten·dər·nəs/

ternura, cariño

(Translation of “tender” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tender

adjective /ˈtendə/

soft; not hard or tough

tierno
The meat is tender.

sore; painful when touched

sensible, delicado; dolorido
His injured leg is still tender.

loving; gentle

tierno, afectuoso
She had a tender heart.
tenderness noun

ternura
the tenderness of her feelings for him.
tenderly adverb

in a loving and gentle manner

tiernamente
He kissed her tenderly.
tender-hearted adjective

kind and sympathetic; easily made to feel pity

bondadoso; compasivo
a tender-hearted man.
tender-heartedness noun

bondad; naturaleza compasiva

(Translation of “tender” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)