What is another word for gently?

241 synonyms found


[ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_t_l_ɪ], [ d͡ʒˈɛntlɪ], [ d‍ʒˈɛntlɪ]

Synonyms for Gently:

eastern poison oak (adverb) gradually (adverb) lightly (adverb) mildly (adverb) moderately (adverb) pleasingly (adverb) reasonably (adverb) softly (adverb) eastern poison oak Other synonyms: slowly sweetly

Rhymes for Gently:

  1. incidentally;
  2. intently;

Quotes for Gently:

  1. One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is telling him gently of a fault. If any other can excel it, it is listening to such a disclosure with gratitude, and amending the error. Robert Bulwer-Lytton.
  2. Agnes Darling, if such should be we never meet again, while firing my last shot, I will gently breathe the name of my wife- Agnes- and with wishes even for my enemies I will make the plunge and try to swim to the other shore. Wild Bill Hickok.
  3. Not to be offensive, not to be capricious, not to be arbitrary, not to be neurotic, not to be an actor outer, you're just trying to get in and you're given so little time to get in gently but it's always hard. William Hurt.

Idioms of Gently:

  1. gently does it!;
  2. easy does it!, at gently does it!;
  3. tread carefully/ gently/ lightly;