What is the difference between Genteel and Gentle?




What is the difference between Genteel and Gentle? :


Genteel :

(
1 ) Polite or refined in an affected or exaggerated way

She is too genteel for words.

Do you behave in a genteel way?



Gentle :

(
1 ) Mild, kind, careful, not rough, not violent, not severe

I laud her gentle manner.

He is a doctor who is gentle with his hands.


(
2 ) (Of weather, temperature) mild, temperate

A gentle breeze is blowing.











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