plural of gentle

gentles

2 of 2

verb

present tense third-person singular of gentle
1
as in appeases
to lessen the anger or agitation of employees soon learned that their hot-tempered boss needed to be gentled several times a day

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“Gentles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gentles. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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