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adjective (gentl, er)
  1. Tender and amiable; of a considerate or kindly disposition
  2. Soft and mild rather than hard or severe
  3. Docile and easily managed
  4. Gradual rather than steep or sudden
  5. Polite and respectful rather than rude
Translations: 
  • French: gentil
Etymology: gentilis, from gens; see also gentile


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