简明英汉词典

gentle
[5dVentl]
adj.
温和的, 文雅的

美国传统词典[双解]

gentle
gen.tle
AHD:[jμn“tl]
D.J.[6d9entl]
K.K.[6d9Wntl]
adj.(形容词)
gen.tlergen.tlest

(1)

Considerate or kindly in disposition; amiable and tender.
友善的,和蔼的:性情体谅的或和蔼的;和善的,柔顺的

(2)

Not harsh or severe; mild and soft:
柔和的,不猛烈的:不严厉的或不厉害的;温和的,温柔的:
a gentle scolding; a gentle tapping at the window.
温和的斥责;在窗户上轻敲

(3)

Easily managed or handled; docile:
温驯的:容易管理的或处理的;温驯的:
a gentle horse.
驯良的马

(4)

Not steep or sudden; gradual:
不陡峭的或不突然的;逐渐的:
a gentle incline.
缓坡

(5)

Of good family; wellborn.
出身高贵的;出身名门的

(6)

Suited to one of good breeding; refined and polite.
有教养的,有礼的:与良好教养相称的;优雅的,礼貌的

(7)

Archaic Noble; chivalrous:
【古语】 高贵的;勇武的:
a gentle knight.
勇武的骑士
n.Archaic (名词)【古语】
One of good birth or relatively high station.
出身好的人,地位较高的人
v.tr.(及物动词)
gen.tledgen.tlinggen.tles

(1)

To make less severe or intense:
使缓和:使变得不严厉或不紧张:
The peaceful sunset gentled her dreadful mood.
夕阳西下的美景缓和了她惊骇的情绪

(2)

To soothe, as by stroking; pacify.
安抚,使温和:受打击时安慰;使平静

(3)

To tame or break (a domestic animal, for instance):
驯服:使(例如家畜)驯服或饲养:
gentle a horse.
驯服一匹马

(4)

To raise to the status of a noble.
使高贵:取得贵族的地位

语源

(1)

Middle English gentil [courteous, noble]
中古英语 gentil [谦恭的,高贵的]

(2)

from Old French
源自 古法语

(3)

from Latin gentos [of the same clan]
源自 拉丁语 gentos [同一家族的]

(4)

from g?s gent- [clan] * see gen-
源自 g?s gent- [家族] *参见 gen-

继承用法

gentleness
n.(名词)

gently
adv.(副词)

现代英汉词典

gentle
[5dVent(E)l]
adj.

(1)

和善的;温和的

(2)

柔和的;和缓的
a gentle wind
和风

(3)

高尚的;出身高贵的

现代英汉综合大辞典

gentle
[5dVentl]
n.
饵; 诱饵

用法词典

gentle
词根gen出生;gentle 来自拉丁词gentilis属于同一氏族的

英文相关词典

gentle
amiable    cordial    cultured    friendly    genial    genteel    good-natured    humane    kindly    mild    moderate    noble    polished    refined    soft    sympathetic    tender    well-bred    hard    harsh    severe    strict    

美国传统词典

gentle
gen.tle
AHD:[jμn“tl]
D.J.[6d/entl]
K.K.[6d/Wntl]
adj.
gen.tler, gen.tlest

(1)

Considerate or kindly in disposition; amiable and tender.

(2)

Not harsh or severe; mild and soft:
a gentle scolding; a gentle tapping at the window.

(3)

Easily managed or handled; docile:
a gentle horse.

(4)

Not steep or sudden; gradual:
a gentle incline.

(5)

Of good family; wellborn.

(6)

Suited to one of good breeding; refined and polite.

(7)

Archaic Noble; chivalrous:
a gentle knight.
n.Archaic
One of good birth or relatively high station.
v.tr.
gen.tled, gen.tling, gen.tles

(1)

To make less severe or intense:
The peaceful sunset gentled her dreadful mood.

(2)

To soothe, as by stroking; pacify.

(3)

To tame or break (a domestic animal, for instance):
gentle a horse.

(4)

To raise to the status of a noble.

语源

(1)

Middle English gentil [courteous, noble]

(2)

from Old French

(3)

from Latin gentos [of the same clan]

(4)

from g?s gent- [clan] * see gen-

继承用法

gentleness
n.

gently
adv.

英汉化学大词典

gentle
adj.文雅的,平缓的,温和的

英汉计算机大词典

gentle
adj.文雅的(平缓的,温和的)

英汉建筑大词典

gentle
vt.温和的,易控制的,轻微的

英汉农牧林大词典

gentle
n.饵,诱饵,缓坡

英汉水利大词典

gentle
n.饵,诱饵,缓坡

英汉心理学大词典

gentle
高贵的

英汉医学大词典

gentle
n.柔和,轻度

英汉中医大词典

gentle
n.轻度的,和缓的,柔和的

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