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- adj. Made soft.
- adj. : aspirated.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of soften.
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- adj. toned down
- adj. being or made softer or less loud or clear
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When he saw Umber, his expression softened like butter in the sun.
His expression softened as he skimmed the first pages.
His expression softened and his shoulders relaxed again.
She glared at him, and then her expression softened slightly.
Trystan shook his head, but then his expression softened as he looked at her.
I was shaking so hard that even Mr. Dunne noticed, and his expression softened slightly.
Her expression softened and she cradled my face in her hands.
His expression softened as his gaze turned distant.
Marcus laughed, but his expression softened as he looked up at her.
His expression softened as he watched over his wife.