表达 “gently does it” 用来提醒某人 “要非常小心谨慎，慢慢地做某事，别着急”。这可能是因为此人手中的物品很脆弱，你担心它会破碎或被毁坏。
This is a really expensive 18th Century crystal chandelier. I’m lowering it now, but gently does it!
That parking space is really tight – just back it in slowly and it should be fine. Gently does it!
Gently does it! If you try and force the table through the door, it’s going to scratch!