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Noun softness has 3 senses
  1. softness - the property of giving little resistance to pressure
    --1 is a kind of
    consistency, consistence, body
    Antonyms: hardness
    --1 has particulars:
     compressibility, squeezability, sponginess; downiness, featheriness, fluffiness; flabbiness, limpness, flaccidity; mushiness
  2. softness - a sound property that is free from loudness or stridency
    --2 is a kind of
    sound property
    Antonyms: volume, loudness, intensity
    --2 has particulars: faintness; decrescendo, diminuendo; piano, pianissimo
  3. softness - a disposition to be lenient in judging others; "softness is not something permitted of good leaders"
    --3 is a kind of
    indulgence, lenience, leniency
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