Associations to the word «Softly»


SOFTLY, adverb. In a soft manner; gently.
SOFTLY, adverb. Not loudly; nearly inaudible.
SOFTLY SOFTLY, adjective. (UK) (idiomatic) (often hyphenated) Discreet, low-key, careful.
SOFTLY SOFTLY, adverb. (UK) (idiomatic) In a very tactful, careful, or nondisruptive manner.

Dictionary definition

SOFTLY, adverb. With low volume; "speak softly but carry a big stick"; "she spoke quietly to the child"; "the radio was playing softly".
SOFTLY, adverb. In a manner that is pleasing to the senses; "she smiled softly".
SOFTLY, adverb. With little weight or force; "she kissed him lightly on the forehead".
SOFTLY, adverb. Used as a direction in music; to be played relatively softly.

Wise words

The words of truth are simple.