meekness

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{n} mildness, gentleness, easiness
{i} humbleness; tameness, extreme submission
a disposition to be patient and long suffering
The quality or state of being meek
the feeling of patient submissive humbleness
the quality of being meek
a disposition to be patient and long suffering the feeling of patient submissive humbleness
meek
To tame; to break
meek
Humble, modest, meager, or self-effacing

Mrs. Wickam was a meek woman...who was always ready to pity herself, or to be pitied, or to pity anybody else.

meek
{a} mild, soft, gentle, lowly, humble
meek
evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant; "compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of others"; "a fine fiery blast against meek conformity"- Orville Prescott; "she looked meek but had the heart of a lion"; "was submissive and subservient"
meek
Mild of temper; not easily provoked or orritated; patient under injuries; not vain, or haughty, or resentful; forbearing; submissive
meek
Evincing mildness of temper, or patience; characterized by mildness or patience; as, a meek answer; a meek face
meek
humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing" very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes
meek
If you describe a person as meek, you think that they are gentle and quiet, and likely to do what other people say. He was a meek, mild-mannered fellow. + meekly meek·ly Most have meekly accepted such advice. very quiet and gentle and unwilling to argue with people (mjukr )
meek
humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing"
meek
very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes
meek
{s} timid; humble; lowly; overly patient or submissive
meek
Submissive, despirited, or of broken will
meek
To make meek; to nurture in gentleness and humility
meekness

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    Aussprache

    Etymologie

    [ 'mEk ] (adjective.) 13th century. Middle English, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse mjukr gentle; akin to Welsh mwyth soft.

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