1. soft drink nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)
  2. soft drug a drug of abuse that is considered relatively mild and not likely to cause addiction
  3. strings the section of an orchestra that plays stringed instruments
  4. forty winks sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)
  5. softening the process of becoming softer
  6. soft tick tick lacking a dorsal shield and having mouth parts on the under side of the head
  7. Steatornis type and sole genus of the family Steatornithidae
  8. smattering a slight or superficial understanding of a subject
  9. round of drinks a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)
  10. social drinker someone who drinks liquor repeatedly in small quantities
  11. heartstrings your deepest feelings of love and compassion
  12. scattering a small number (of something) dispersed haphazardly
  13. sputtering the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively
  14. fostering encouragement; aiding the development of something
  15. tottering unsteady in gait as from infirmity or old age
  16. soldering fastening firmly together
  17. up to their necks deeply involved
  18. soldiering skills that are required for the life of soldier
  19. spattering the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface
  20. fruit drink a sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice