soft-spoken

adjective soft-spo·ken \ ˈsȯf(t)-ˈspō-kən \

Definition of soft-spoken

: having a mild or gentle voice; also : suave

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Definition of soft-spoken for English Language Learners

  • : having a gentle, quiet voice or manner


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