tender


tender

adjective

Definition of TENDER

1
easily injured without careful handling <a tender wound> <tender plants that cannot take the cold> <tender pride that got bruised when his girlfriend dumped him>
Antonyms tough
5
not harsh or stern especially in nature or effect <his tender comments on how to improve her writing style were gratefully received>

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