the Cyrillic letter (ь) as used in Russian to indicate that the preceding consonant is palatalized, or to represent (y) between a palatalized consonant and a vowel.
See also jer (def 1).
See also jer (def 2).
verb (used with object) 1. Informal. to cajole; flatter. 2. to apply soft soap to. verb (used without object) 3. to use soft soap in washing. noun 1. Informal. persuasive talk; flattery: to use soft soap to get one’s way. 2. the semifluid soap produced when potassium hydroxide is used in the saponification of a […]
noun, Informal. 1. a person who flatters or cajoles, especially for reasons of self-interest or personal advantage: a soft-soaper specializing in rich, elderly women.
noun 1. a solder fusible at temperatures below 700°F (370°C), generally an alloy of lead and tin.
adjective 1. (of persons) speaking with a soft or gentle voice; mild. 2. (of words) softly or mildly spoken; persuasive. adjective 1. speaking or said with a soft gentle voice 2. able to persuade or impress by glibness of tongue