Definition of softie in English:

softie

Syllabification: soft·ie
Pronunciation: /ˈsôftē
 
/
(also softy)

noun (plural softies)

informal
  • A softhearted, weak, or sentimental person.
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    • Giles was ridiculed all over again as a cry-baby and a big softie.
    • His temper in the office could be fiery and he might seem a bit hot and bothered but deep down he was a softy.
    • Hardchannel is a softy at heart, however, with a fondness for traditional American musicals, so that he tends to burst into song at unlikely moments.

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