Gentle as a lamb expression
A baby lamb is a very sweet animal. It’s the perfect example of sweetness and kindness. so we get the expression ‘as gentle as a lamb’.
This Gentle as a lamb expression or idiom is widely used in both British and American English.
At first he appears fierce but when you get to know him he’s as gentle as a lamb.
She always looks angry but she’s really as gentle as a lamb.
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