Synonyms of gentle in English:

gentle


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adjective

1‘he was powerful, though his manner was gentle’

SYNONYMS
kind, kindly, tender, benign, humane, lenient, merciful, forgiving, forbearing, sympathetic, considerate, understanding, clement, compassionate, benevolent, kind-hearted, tender-hearted, good-natured, sweet-tempered, loving
mild, soft, quiet, shy, demure, modest, humble, retiring, unassuming, still, tranquil, peaceful, peaceable, pacific, placid, serene, reposeful, reverent, meek, docile, lamblike, dove-like
ANTONYMS

unkind, brutal

2‘a gentle breeze’

SYNONYMS
light, soft, zephyr-like, moderate, pleasant
ANTONYMS

strong

3‘a gentle slope’

SYNONYMS
gradual, slight, easy, imperceptible
ANTONYMS

steep

4‘a woman of gentle birth’

SYNONYMS
aristocratic, noble, titled, upper-class, blue-blooded, high-born, well born, patrician, elite
born with a silver spoon in one's mouth, silver-spoon
informal posh, upper-crust, upmarket, top-drawer
ANTONYMS

low