Definitions of gentleness

  1. the property possessed by a slope that is very gradual Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. mildness of manner or disposition Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The quality or state of being gentle, well-born, mild, benevolent, docile, etc.; gentility; softness of manners, disposition, etc.; mildness. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Softness of manners; mildness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. The quality of being gentle or mild in temper or manners. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. Softness of manners; mildness of temper. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. Kindliness, mildness; freedom from severity, suddenness, violence, steepness, &c. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  8. n. State of being well-bom or well-bred;—gentility; softness of manners; sweetness of disposition; mildness of temper; suavity;—meekness; tenderness;—mild or considerate treatment. Cabinet Dictionary
  9. Softness of manners, sweetness of disposition, meekness. Complete Dictionary