Translation of soften in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (make less hard)(dough/clay/butter)(leather)(skin)1.2 (make less harsh)(light/color)(contours/edges)Example sentences
- When the oil is hot, add the carrot and onion and cook, stirring, until the vegetables are softened, about 5 minutes.
- These are products which can prevent drying of the skin, thereby moisturizing and softening the skin.
- It offers a rich, creamy lather that will invigorate, moisturize and soften your hair.
- 2 (mitigate)(shock)to soften the blowto soften one's positionsuavizar or amortiguar el golpeadoptar una postura menos intransigenteExample sentences
- Something sharp and dangerous transformed his face, his expression going from that of a parent trying to soften a blow to a dark anger.
- The combination lets people have it both ways: The foam keeps the cushion upright and helps it hold its shape, while the down makes a comfortable seat and softens the severe line of the foam.
- Better to wait until bubbles burst and manage the consequences, softening the economic blow by loosening monetary policy very quickly.
- 3 (Chemistry)Example sentences
- Observations have shown increased copper levels in water softened with ion exchange water softeners.
- The higher the concentration of these minerals, the more sodium needed to soften the water.
- The vinegar in this formula will help to remove stains, odors and soften the water.
- 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1 (make soft) 1.2
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