Thesaurus

soften

Synonyms and Antonyms of soften

1 to diminish the physical strength of

  • three weeks of being sick in bed had noticeably softened her
Synonyms of soften
Words Related to soften
Near Antonyms of soften
Antonyms of soften

2 to lessen the shock of

  • had tried to soften the blow of her rejection to his marriage proposal
Synonyms of soften
Words Related to soften
Near Antonyms of soften



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up soften? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a private place of worship

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!