Synonyms of softly


1. softly, quietly

usage: with low volume; "speak softly but carry a big stick"; "she spoke quietly to the child"; "the radio was playing softly"

2. softly

usage: in a manner that is pleasing to the senses; "she smiled softly"

3. lightly, softly, gently

usage: with little weight or force; "she kissed him lightly on the forehead"

4. piano, softly

usage: used as a direction in music; to be played relatively softly

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