Detailed Translations for soften from English to Spanish


to soften verb (softens, softened, softening)

  1. to soften (anneal; plasticize; plasticise)
  2. to soften (ease; relieve; soothe)
  3. to soften
  4. to soften
  5. to soften (mellow; soothe; ease; relax)
  6. to soften (weaken)

Conjugations for soften:

  1. soften
  2. soften
  3. softens
  4. soften
  5. soften
  6. soften
simple past
  1. softened
  2. softened
  3. softened
  4. softened
  5. softened
  6. softened
present perfect
  1. have softened
  2. have softened
  3. has softened
  4. have softened
  5. have softened
  6. have softened
past continuous
  1. was softening
  2. were softening
  3. was softening
  4. were softening
  5. were softening
  6. were softening
  1. shall soften
  2. will soften
  3. will soften
  4. shall soften
  5. will soften
  6. will soften
continuous present
  1. am softening
  2. are softening
  3. is softening
  4. are softening
  5. are softening
  6. are softening
  1. be softened
  2. be softened
  3. be softened
  4. be softened
  5. be softened
  6. be softened
  1. soften!
  2. let's soften!
  3. softened
  4. softening
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for soften:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ablandar anneal; ease; mellow; plasticise; plasticize; relax; relieve; soften; soothe; weaken leave to soak; soak
aliviar ease; mellow; relax; soften; soothe breathe again; heave a sigh of relief; relax; relieve; stretch one's legs
enternecer soften; weaken
enternecerse soften; weaken
mitigar ease; mellow; relax; soften; soothe damp; reduce
paliar ease; mellow; relax; soften; soothe
suavizar anneal; ease; mellow; plasticise; plasticize; relax; relieve; soften; soothe
templar ease; mellow; relax; relieve; soften; soothe anneal; moderate; restrain; warm oneself up
- break; buffer; cushion; damp; dampen; mince; moderate; relent; weaken; yield
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- make soft

Related Words for "soften":

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Antonyms for "soften":

Related Definitions for "soften":

  1. become soft or softer1
    • The bread will soften if you pour some liquid on it1
  2. make soft or softer1
    • This liquid will soften your laundry1
  3. lessen in force or effect1
    • soften a shock1
  4. make less severe or harsh1
  5. protect from impact1
  6. make (images or sounds) soft or softer1
  7. give in, as to influence or pressure1

Wiktionary Translations for soften:

  1. (transitive) To make something soft or softer
  2. (transitive) To make less harsh
  3. (intransitive) To become soft or softer

Cross Translation:
soften conmover; enternecer vertederen — teder stemmen
soften ablandar weken — door langdurig in een vloeistof te leggen zacht, plooibaar of beter wasbaar maken
soften suavizar adoucir — Rendre doux, tempérer l’âcreté de quelque chose d’aigre, de piquant, de salé.
soften suavizar; aflojar; ablandar amollirrendre mou et maniable.
soften amortecer; amortiguar; amortizar amortirrendre moins ardent.


soft adj

  1. soft
    suave; dulce; tierno; leve
  2. soft (tender)
  3. soft (goody-goody)

Translation Matrix for soft:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dulce candy; motto-caramel; motto-kiss; snack
muelle bulwark; coiled spring; column; landing stage; landing-stage; loading bank; loading platform; loading quay; loading stage; loading-berth; loading-point; loading-wharf; pier; post; quay; quayside; rampart; riverside wall; shore; spiral spring; springs; waterside; wharf; wharfside
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- balmy; cushy; delicate; diffuse; diffused; easy; easygoing; flabby; flaccid; gentle; indulgent; lenient; mild; piano; sonant; subdued; voiced
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- easy
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- coddled; effeminate; gentle; pampered
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
blando soft; tender abstemious; clumsy; diluted; dizy; doltish; drained; faint; feeble; frail; gawky; gentle; indolent; languid; lax; listless; not very good; owlish; pale; poor; sick; stiff; succulent; supine; tender; uneasy; unhandy; wan; washed out; weak; wooden
bobalicón goody-goody; soft
dulce soft charming; cherished; dainty; elegant; graceful; handsome; lovely; mawkish; nice; personable; petite; pretty; refined; slight; snap; sophisticated; stylish; succulent; sugary; sweet; sweeted; tender
leve soft light; not dark
muelle soft; tender
simplote goody-goody; soft dense; disabled; dull; frugal; handicapped; naive; obtuse; simple; stupid; wide-eyed
suave soft bluntly; close; close by; coarse; crude; demure; even; flat; flatly; grave; kneadable; level; malleable; mouldable; plain; plastic; pliable; point blank; sedate; smooth; sober; succulent; tender; uniform; unwavering; vulgar; workable
tierno soft; tender abundant; affectionate; deep; delicate; early youth; easily hurt; fond; lightly built; loving; opulent; oversensitive; petite; profound; ragged; ramshackle; rickety; sensitive; slender; slight; small-boned; subtle; succulent; susceptible; tender; tender age; tender hearted; thin; warm; wobbly; wonky; youthfully immature

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Related Definitions for "soft":

  1. not brilliant or glaring1
    • the moon cast soft shadows1
    • soft pastel colors1
  2. mild and pleasant1
    • a soft breeze1
  3. not burdensome or demanding; borne or done easily and without hardship1
    • a soft job1
  4. willing to negotiate and compromise1
  5. out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance1
    • he was too soft for the army1
  6. yielding readily to pressure or weight1
  7. compassionate and kind; conciliatory1
    • he was soft on his children1
  8. (of speech sounds); produced with the back of the tongue raised toward the hard palate; characterized by a hissing or hushing sound (as `s' and `sh')1
  9. (of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected1
  10. having little impact1
    • a soft (or light) tapping at the window1
  11. (of sound) relatively low in volume1
    • soft voices1
    • soft music1
  12. used chiefly as a direction or description in music1
  13. not protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons)1
    • soft targets1
  14. soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe1
  15. tolerant or lenient1
    • too soft on the children1
    • they are soft on crime1
  16. using evidence not readily amenable to experimental verification or refutation1
    • soft data1
    • the soft sciences1
  17. produced with vibration of the vocal cords1
  18. easily hurt1
    • soft hands1
  19. (of a commodity or market or currency) falling or likely to fall in value1
    • the market for computers is soft1
  20. in a relaxed manner; or without hardship1

Wiktionary Translations for soft:

  1. giving way under pressure
  2. of a cloth
  3. gentle
  4. of a sound

Cross Translation:
soft suave flauschigweich wie Wolle
soft suave sanft — sehr ruhig; ohne Kraftaufwand; zart
soft blando weich — ohne großen Kraftaufwand plastisch verformbar
soft blando weichCharakter: sensibel, empfindsam, zart
soft sensible zart besaitetvon Personen: emotional wenig belastbar, sensibel auf äußere Ereignisse reagierend
soft semana week — tijdseenheid van 7 dagen
soft dulce; suave doux — Agréable au toucher.
soft dulce; suave doux — D’une saveur peu prononcée, ou de texture soyeuse.
soft dulce; suave doux — Agréable à entendre.
soft dulce doux — D’une eau à teneur faible en minéraux.
soft fino; delicado; exquisito délicat — Qui est d’une très grande finesse, très délié.
soft afeminado; tierno; blando; flojo mouÀ trier …

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