Of a ferromagnetic material; a material that becomes essentially non magnetic when an external magnetic field is removed, a material with a low magnetic coercivity. (compare hard) (adjective)
Physically or emotionally weak. (adjective)
Incomplete, or temporary; not a full action. (adjective)
Be quiet; hold; stop; not so fast. (interjection)
Examples of word soft
Mine turned out soft and well..soft of, bend-able, if that makes any sense?
Each of these varieties may be had in two grades, according to the negative in hand or the effect desired in the print, viz.: _hard_, for use with soft negatives where we desire to get vigor or contrast in the print, and _soft_, for use with hard negatives where softness of effect is desired in the print.
Miss Wynter puts that glance behind her, and perhaps there is something -- something a little dangerous in the soft, _soft_ look she now turns upon him.
The extreme limit of soft tone is very effective in both choral and orchestral music, and most conductors seem to have no adequate notion of _how soft_ the tone may be made in such passages.
The ground was very soft here; the men were cutting through _soft_ granite!