1 make (images or sounds) soft or softer [ant: sharpen]
5 make less severe or harsh; "He moderated his tone when the students burst out in tears" [syn: mince, moderate]
6 make soft or softer; "This liquid will soften your laundry" [ant: harden]
7 become soft or softer; "The bread will soften if you pour some liquid on it" [ant: harden]
- Rhymes: -ɒfən
- To make something soft
- Soften the butter before beating in the sugar.
- To undermine the
morale of someone (often
- Before the invasion, we softened up the enemy with the artillery.
- To make less harsh
- Having second thoughts, I softened my criticism.
- To become soft or softer
- The butter softened as it warmed up.
Søften is a small Danish town in Jutland, about three kilometers south of Hinnerup and just outside Aarhus.
The population of Søften was 2227 at last count (2004).
Archaeologists have found evidence of people living where Søften was later built as far back as the Bronze Age.
There are about 40 barrows located around Søften dated back to the Iron Age.
The Søften Church is one of the oldest Danish buildings. The church was originally erected in the late 1100s, and additions were made to the church in 1460, which is painted inside the church.
The following different spellings for Søften have been found: Suten (1386), Suchten (1399) and Søwten (1489).
The following celebrities come from Søften
soften in Danish: Søften
soften in Dutch: Søften
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