1. software written programs operating on a computer system
  2. stress special emphasis attached to something
  3. soft-haired having soft hair
  4. softness the property of giving little resistance to pressure and being easily cut or molded
  5. soft news news that does not deal with serious topics or events
  6. soft rush tall rush with soft erect or arching stems found in Eurasia, Australia, New Zealand, and common in North America
  7. soft roe fish sperm or sperm-filled reproductive gland
  8. soft rot mushy or slimy decay of plants caused by bacteria or fungi
  9. Soviet Russia formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia
  10. softhearted easily moved to pity or sorrow
  11. soft roll yeast-raised roll with a soft crust
  12. soft water water that is not hard
  13. safety arch an undecorated arch that is included in order to strengthen or support a construction
  14. sifter a household sieve (as for flour)
  15. southwards toward the south
  16. afters a dish served as the last course of a meal
  17. gift horse a poor-quality present that should be accepted uncritically
  18. soft drug a drug of abuse that is considered relatively mild and not likely to cause addiction
  19. westwards toward the west
  20. waitress a woman waiter