SOFT KEY By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 Ergonomics. A control key used to activate multiple functions that are determined by the state of the system. SOFT KEY: "A soft key is mapped to a certain area of display." Related Psychology Terms SPEECH-ACTIVATED CONTROL SERVOMECHANISM CANNABINOID PSYCHOBIOLOGY PSYCHOSIS PLEASANTNESS BETA WEIGHT BIPOLAR STIMULATION SOCIAL STATUS OPPONENT PROCESS THEORY OF ACQUIRED MOTIVATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOFT KEY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/soft-key/ (accessed April 18, 2021).