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1 meek

Humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness:
— Meek and self-effacing.

synonyms: mild, modest.

Roget 879: humble, lowly, meek; modest etc. 881; humble minded, sober-minded; unoffended; submissive etc. 725; servile, etc. ... show more

2 meek

Very docile:
— Meek as a mouse.

synonym: tame.

Roget 826: inexcitable, unexcitable; imperturbable; unsusceptible etc. (insensible) 823; unpassionate, dispassionate; cold-blooded, irritable; enduring etc. ... show more

3 meek

Evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant:
— A fine fiery blast against meek conformity.
— She looked meek but had the heart of a lion.

synonym: spiritless.

Polish: potulny

Moby thesaurus: abject, accommodating, acquiescent, adapting, adaptive, adjusting, amenable, bland, broken, chastened, compliant, deferential, docile, domesticated, dovelike, forbearing, gentle, housebroken, humble, humble-minded ... show more.

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