chiefly British
: having a gentle, quiet voice or manner

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Recent Examples on the Web Pooh Bear is back, but not the cutesy, softly-spoken and honey-guzzling children’s variety. Alex Ritman, The Hollywood Reporter, 8 Sep. 2023

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“Softly-spoken.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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