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SOFTENING

'SOFTENING' is a 9 letter word starting with S and ending with G

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for SOFTENING

4 letter words

EASE - MILD

5 letter words

BALMY - COLOR - GLOSS - LETUP

6 letter words

EASING - RELIEF - REMEDY

7 letter words

ABATING - ANODYNE - CALMING - DAMPING - DULLING - FATIGUE - GILDING - HUSHING - LETDOWN - LULLING - MELTING - NUMBING - PADDING - SALVING - VARNISH

8 letter words

ALLAYING - ALTERING - BALSAMIC - BLUNTING - BOUNDING - DILUTION - EASEMENT - LAXATION - LENIENCY - LENITIVE - LIMITING - QUIETING - REDUCING - RELAXING - REMEDIAL - SOOTHING - SUBDUING - THINNING

9 letter words

ABATEMENT - ALLAYMENT - ALLOWANCE - ANALGESIA - ANALGESIC - ASSUAGING - ASSUASIVE - ATTRITION - BENUMBING - CATHARTIC - CLEANSING - DAMPENING - DEADENING - DEMULCENT - DEMULSION - EMOLLIENT - INANITION - LESSENING - LOOSENING - MELLOWING - MODIFYING - PURGATIVE - REDUCTION - RELIEVING - REMISSION - SOFTENING - TEMPERING - WEAKENING - WHITEWASH

10 letter words

ANESTHESIA - ANESTHETIC - CHASTENING - CUSHIONING - DIMINUTION - ENERVATION - EXHAUSTION - FALLING-OFF - LIGHTENING - LIMITATIVE - MITIGATING - MITIGATION - MITIGATIVE - MITIGATORY - MODULATION - MODULATORY - MOLLIFYING - PALLIATION - PALLIATIVE - QUALIFYING - QUIETENING - RELAXATION - SLACKENING - SUBDUEMENT

11 letter words

ALLEVIATING - ALLEVIATION - ALLEVIATIVE - APPEASEMENT - ASSUAGEMENT - ATTENUATION - DIMINISHING - EXTENUATING - EXTENUATION - EXTENUATIVE - EXTENUATORY - PAIN-KILLING - RESTRICTING - RESTRICTIVE - SOFTENING-UP

12 letter words

DEBILITATION - DIMINISHMENT - EFFEMINATION - ENFEEBLEMENT - EVISCERATION - LANGUISHMENT - MODIFICATORY - PACIFICATION - WHITEWASHING

13 letter words

ANESTHETIZING - DULCIFICATION - MOLLIFICATION - QUALIFICATION - QUALIFICATIVE - QUALIFICATORY

14 letter words

DEVITALIZATION

15 letter words

DECONTAMINATION - TRANQUILIZATION

24 letter words

EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES

Definition of softening

  • the process of becoming softer; "refrigeration delayed the softening of the fruit"; "he observed the softening of iron by heat"



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