soft spoken

soft-spoken

[sawft-spoh-kuhn, soft-]
adjective
1.
(of persons) speaking with a soft or gentle voice; mild.
2.
(of words) softly or mildly spoken; persuasive.

Origin:
1600–10

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soft-spoken
 
adj
1.  speaking or said with a soft gentle voice
2.  able to persuade or impress by glibness of tongue

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