verb (used with object)
to cause to land slowly and without jarring impact:
to soft-land the module on the planet’s surface.
verb (used without object)
to land slowly and without jarring impact:
The craft will soft-land on the moon.
a slowing down of economic growth at a manageable rate relative to inflation and unemployment.
a landing by a spacecraft on the moon or a planet at a sufficiently low velocity for the equipment or occupants to remain unharmed
a decrease in demand that does not result in a country’s economy falling into recession
- Soft launch
noun 1. the launch of a website in stages, with regular updating verb 2. (transitive) to implement the soft launch of (a website)
noun 1. a nonrigid contact lens made of porous plastic, having a high water content that is replenished from eye surface moisture. noun 1. a flexible hydrogel lens worn on the surface of the eye to correct defects of vision Compare hard lens, gas-permeable lens
- Soft link
adjective, softer, softest. 1. yielding readily to touch or pressure; easily penetrated, divided, or changed in shape; not hard or stiff: a soft pillow. 2. relatively deficient in hardness, as metal or wood. 3. smooth and agreeable to the touch; not rough or coarse: a soft fabric; soft skin. 4. producing agreeable sensations; pleasant or […]