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gentle

to accustom a young horse to be caught, handled, haltered and led but not broken in to saddle or harness.
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An escape to a gentler world, it's as sweet and comforting as a hot chocolate with marshmallows and extra cream.
Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour leader, in a presumably unconscious reworking of Mr Bush's famous phrase called for a "kinder, gentler politics" during his tribute in Parliament to his fellow MP this week.
Meanwhile, Pelletron's RC1 DeDuster now features a new variable-speed paddle for precise control of material flow and flexibility; new flexible agitator paddle for gentler material handling; new combined cyclone/filter/fan assembly to reduce overall footprint; new variable-speed wash-air fan for precise cleaning-air control; an improved body casting with third window for enhanced performance monitoring as material flows over the washdeck; tool-free access to the inside of the unit; and a simple plug-n-play design for quick, easy installation.
Built for accessing multimedia on the go, apps and files load quickly thanks to the new smart display, Lenovo added, the tablet automatically adjusts the images and text on the screen to the ambient light, making it gentler on users' eyes in all its modes.
s Olay brand recently released the Pro-X Microdermabrasion Plus Advance Cleansing System, which it says offers a gentler experience using a device with a motorized rotating brush, a foam head and a one-minute timer.
This is top-notch Cave in a gentler mood on an acoustic blues masterpiece from the band's latest album Push The Sky Away.
It is thought that gentler men are seen as good providers and so a better bet for riding out the economic storm.
Snow White: A new kinder, gentler telling of a fairy tale classic" is part of a series of illustrated chapter books which retell Grimm's Fairy Tales without the scary violence of the originals, retaining the basic nugget or essence of the tales.
2 : to make or become gentler or less harsh <The elder's stern expression softened.
DeGeneres opened the 79th annual Academy Awards ceremony aiming to establish the tone of a kinder, gentler, more inclusive show.
Perhaps a deep-dish plate of a kinder, gentler foie gras, or repeated showings of that old Sears Tower promo film?
Graceland Fruit's infused dried strawberries now look and taste even more like fresh strawberries, thanks to a gentler infusion process that has been integrated into a new processing plant in China.