soft–spoken

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adjective soft–spo·ken \-ˈspō-kən\

Definition of soft–spoken

  1. :  having a mild or gentle voice; also :  suave

1609

First Known Use of soft–spoken

1609


SOFT–SPOKEN Defined for English Language Learners

soft–spoken

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adjective soft–spo·ken \-ˈspō-kən\

Definition of soft–spoken for English Language Learners

  • : having a gentle, quiet voice or manner


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