How to use Softens in a sentence

softens
  • Otherwise, when Beethoven has anything special for the violoncellos to say, he invariably softens and deepens their singularly incisive cantabile tones by doubling them with the violas.

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  • The rock on the surface is as hard as flint, but underneath it gradually softens and furnishes an admirable stone for building which can be sawn into blocks of any size, hardening on exposure to the atmosphere.

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  • About New York City, and on Long Island, the ocean softens the rigours of winter, and through the influence of cold surface waters off the coast, tempers the heat of summer.

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  • It melts readily over the fire, and softens even with the heat of the mouth; it is insoluble in water, and nearly so in cold alcohol.

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  • A girl with a small hand brush of twigs keeps stirring them in the water till the silk softens, and the outer loose fibres (floss) get entangled with the twigs and come off till the end of the main filament (maitre brin) is found.

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  • In this water the cocoons are kept stirring by small brushes rotated by mechanical means, and as the silk softens the brushes gradually rise out of the water, bringing entangled with them the loose floss, and thereby revealing the main filament of each cocoon.

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  • But neither this nor any other procedure softens manganese steel rapidly.

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  • The contrasted districts are separated by an intermediate area, which softens the transition between them, and may be described separately.

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  • It softens at a red heat, and may be readily welded at a white heat; above this point it becomes brittle.

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  • Anselm further softens the statement of Augustinian predestinationism by explaining that the freedom to will is not strictly lost even by fallen man; it is inherent in a rational nature, though since Adam's sin it only exists potentially in humanity, except where it is made actual by grace.

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  • Total Foot Care Cream is a luxurious conditioning formula that softens and eliminates calluses, and heals chapped areas of the foot.

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  • With pure native soluble collagen, protein rich extracts and creams, this treatment softens and smoothes the skin and helps maintain moisture balance.

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  • Dermis The deep layer of skin emollient An agent that soothes and softens the skin; also known as a moisturizer.

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  • Also, during pregnancy the hormone relaxin softens the muscles of the pelvic floor ready for the birth.

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  • It also softens and moisturizes hardened skin of the elbows.

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  • Ideal to infuse your shower with its sunny scent of gardenia flowers, as it sensually softens your skin and leaves hair supple.

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  • He ignores her apology, but softens when she offers to cook a romantic meal for the two of them.

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  • Candles-Nothing softens a room more than a selection of candles.

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  • Jergens Natural Glow is a daily moisturizer for your body that not only softens your skin, but also gradually develops a light, natural-looking tan without exposing yourself to the dangers of the sun.

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  • In addition to correcting imperfections, it softens the look of fine lines and prevents excessive melanin production (important for individuals who express concern about dark spots).

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  • This light is perfect for shooting portraits of people, as it softens facial features and makes them appear more attractive.

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  • Pink softens a tomboy's outfit without compromising her sports-loving side.

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  • The foam is firmer when cool and softens in reaction to body heat, allowing it to mold to a person's body.

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  • It softens, soothes and moisturizes your skin.

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  • Whether your hair is gray, its natural color or highlighted, this is a cut that makes you look sharp, even as it softens your face.

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  • Mask cushion- The gel mask cushion can be replaced when the silicon softens, causing air leaks at the top of the mask.

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  • Tannic wines work very well with food that has a great deal of fat content, because fat coats the tongue and softens the tannins.

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  • The mouth starts slightly chewy but softens with ripe cherry and cassis flavors that take a side step with hints of chocolate and tar.

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  • This softens the jaw line, giving it a narrower look.

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  • A super short bang adds a very modern vibe to a bob, while a longer side swept bang softens any angles.

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  • The chance of an episiotomy is decreased because the water softens the tissues surrounding the perineum, making them more pliable and able to stretch.

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  • For example, a chunky boyfriend cardigan over a draped tank top softens up sleek, dramatic leggings.

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  • During spring and summer, though, a diaphanous scarf adds a touch of romance to a flirtatious dress and softens up tough jeans and tanks in a flash.

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  • The cashmere softens up the look while still allowing the dress to shine.

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  • No one likes a bully, but every girl has an awww moment when she softens towards someone else.

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  • Wheat germ oil is in a lot of things as an emollient (softens and smoothes skin).

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  • Considered snug on initial wear, it softens and expands gradually for a good fit.

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  • The Endeavor, while still a slip-on, has a smooth toe box made of Patented Closed Cell Resin that warms and softens with body heat and molds to the feet.

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  • This softens the finished effect of the stainless steel and complements the stainless steel chain.

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  • Soft warm cotton flannels are included in the fall/winter designs and all of this wonderful nightwear softens with each washing.

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  • Instead of all black, adding some demure pink to a belt like the Jezebel Satin Doll Garter Belt at Fig Leaves softens the look.

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  • This set contains a two ounce spray and a generous eight ounce bottle of Perfumed Firming Body Emulsion, an antioxidant-rich moisturizer that revitalizes and softens all at once.

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