docile Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"docile" in British English

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docileadjective

uk   /ˈdəʊ.saɪl/  us   /ˈdɑː.səl/
quiet and ​easy to ​influence, ​persuade, or ​control: The ​once docile ​population has ​finallyrisen up against the ​ruthlessregime.
docility
noun [U] uk   /dəʊˈsɪl.ɪ.ti/  us   /dɑːˈsɪl.ə.t̬i/
(Definition of docile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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docileadjective

 us   /ˈdɑs·əl, -ˌɑɪl/
calm in ​manner and ​easy to ​control: They have a ​bigdog, but he’s ​realfriendly and docile.
(Definition of docile from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “docile”
in Spanish dócil, manso…
in Vietnamese dẽ bảo…
in Malaysian patuh…
in Thai ว่านอนสอนง่าย…
in French docile…
in German fügsam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 温和的, 温顺的,驯服的, 易控制的…
in Turkish halim selim, yumuşak başlı, uysal…
in Russian послушный…
in Indonesian penurut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 溫和的, 溫順的,馴服的, 易控制的…
in Polish uległy, potulny…
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