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1. spot

noun. ['ˈspɑːt'] a point located with respect to surface features of some region.

Synonyms

  • point
  • birthplace
  • polling place
  • zone
  • summit
  • tomb
  • hiding place
  • holy
  • mecca
  • target
  • high
  • grave
  • peak
  • hole-in-the-wall
  • top
  • junction
  • solitude
  • showplace
  • heights
  • rendezvous
  • place
  • polling station
  • scour
  • end
  • place of birth
  • crest
  • stop
  • tip
  • topographic point
  • puddle
  • nesting place
  • service area
  • crown
  • overlook
  • sanctum
  • holy place
  • target area

Antonyms

  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • natural object
  • curve

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Words that Rhyme with Soft Spot

  • konsultat
  • montserrat
  • vancott
  • qiryat
  • marcott
  • kiryat
  • forgot
  • boitnott
  • squat
  • sprott
  • sadat
  • refaat
  • perrott
  • minot
  • massat
  • malott
  • lamott
  • labatt
  • demott
  • cannot
  • batat
  • ascott
  • trott
  • trot
  • swat
  • surat
  • stott
  • staat
  • slott
  • slot

Example sentences of the word soft-spot


1. Noun Phrase
Check the floor for soft spots.

2. soft

adjective. ['ˈsɑːft, ˈsɔft'] yielding readily to pressure or weight.

Synonyms

  • yielding
  • flossy
  • wooly
  • overstuffed
  • cottony
  • spongy
  • flocculent
  • cheeselike
  • downy
  • downlike
  • softening
  • fleecy
  • woolly
  • squishy
  • emollient
  • semisoft
  • napped
  • hardness
  • brushed
  • cushiony
  • fluffy
  • mushy
  • salving
  • demulcent
  • squeezable
  • spongelike
  • flaccid
  • compressible
  • softish
  • velvety
  • padded
  • cushioned
  • squashy

Antonyms

  • hard
  • incompressible
  • dry
  • woody

Etymology

  • softe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • softe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. spot

verb. ['ˈspɑːt'] catch sight of.

Synonyms

  • descry
  • espy
  • spy

Antonyms

  • fragrant
  • sober
  • dejected
  • cyclone

4. soft

adjective. ['ˈsɑːft, ˈsɔft'] compassionate and kind; conciliatory.

Synonyms

  • tender
  • warmhearted

Antonyms

  • coldhearted
  • hard
  • unrestrained

Etymology

  • softe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • softe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. soft

adjective. ['ˈsɑːft, ˈsɔft'] (of sound) relatively low in volume.

Synonyms

  • low-toned
  • soughing
  • subdued
  • low
  • euphonious
  • gentle
  • quiet
  • rustling
  • intensity
  • little
  • small
  • murmuring
  • dull
  • muffled
  • soft-spoken
  • hushed
  • susurrant
  • muted
  • murmurous
  • soft-footed
  • whispering
  • volume
  • loudness
  • softened

Antonyms

  • noisy
  • softness
  • sufficient
  • anticyclone

Etymology

  • softe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • softe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. spot

noun. ['ˈspɑːt'] a small contrasting part of something.

Synonyms

  • nebula
  • marking
  • dapple
  • sundog
  • fleck
  • maculation
  • macule
  • speckle
  • patch
  • macula
  • plaque
  • pinpoint
  • worn spot
  • parhelion
  • sunspot
  • splash
  • fret
  • facula
  • mock sun

Antonyms

  • lower-class
  • high status
  • southernness
  • anterior

7. soft

adjective. ['ˈsɑːft, ˈsɔft'] easily hurt.

Synonyms

  • untoughened
  • tender

Antonyms

  • sound
  • unpeaceful
  • unquiet

Etymology

  • softe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • softe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. spot

noun. ['ˈspɑːt'] a blemish made by dirt.

Synonyms

  • smear
  • daub
  • splotch
  • defect
  • slur
  • mar
  • blemish
  • smudge
  • blot
  • splodge
  • inkblot
  • smirch
  • blotch
  • fingerprint

Antonyms

  • inner
  • posteriority
  • outer
  • outwardness

9. spot

noun. ['ˈspɑːt'] an outstanding characteristic.

Synonyms

  • point

Antonyms

  • inwardness
  • exterior

10. spot

noun. ['ˈspɑːt'] a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising.

Synonyms

  • subdivision

Antonyms

  • external
  • internal
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