Softling
Softling Soft"ling, n. A soft, effeminate person; a voluptuary. [R.] --Bp. Woolton. . [1913 Webster]

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  • softling — soft·ling …   English syllables

  • softling — ftliŋ noun ( s) Etymology: soft (I) + ling 1. : an effeminate person : weakling 2. : something soft, small, or delicate …   Useful english dictionary

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