adjective, gen·tler, gen·tlest.
verb (used with object), gen·tled, gen·tling.
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Wyoming horseman Buck Brannaman tends to give his charges the gentlest of tugs.
Ay, look after him; the bravest, gentlest, most faithful master that ever men served under.Tara|Philip Meadows Taylor
Balfe caught a faint breath, the faintest tang borne upon the wings of the gentlest of breezes.Sonnie-Boy's People|James B. Connolly
Lady Strickland, usually the gentlest of women, darted out and demanded what he was doing in her nursery.A Reputed Changeling|Charlotte M. Yonge