Gentle and Mild


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Gentle adjective – Not harsh or stern especially in nature or effect.
Usage example: her gentle ways

Mild is a synonym for gentle in kind topic. In some cases you can use "Mild" instead an adjective "Gentle", when it comes to topics like quality, property, gracious, character trait. popular alternative
Nearby Words: gentling, gently, gentility, gentleness, gentled
Synonyms for Gentle


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Mild adjective – Marked by temperatures that are neither too high nor too low.
Usage example: the mild weather that makes springtime such a delight

Gentle is a synonym for mild in behaviour topic. You can use "Gentle" instead the word "Mild" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as kind, gracious, character trait, calm. popular alternative
Nearby Words: mildness, mildly
Synonyms for Mild

Things that words describes

man gentle man mild man
guy gentle guy mild guy
people gentle people mild people
humor gentle humor mild humor
Other nouns: type, way, example, personality, words, teacher, version, parody.

Both words in one sentence

  • It's commonly used on animals to "gentle" them, effectively removing all desire other than a mild desire to eat, sleep, and follow commands.
    Source: Empty Shell
  • Series / Band of Brothers Shifty, a gentle, mild-mannered young man from Virginia who just happens to be the best shot in the company.
  • Literature / Village Tales The Springtide had been early mild, with days of moist skies and gentle breezes, sun and showers together in their course; daffodil weather.
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