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meek

adjective [-er/-est only]  us   /mik/
quiet and unwilling to disagree or fight or to strongly support personal ideas and opinions: He’s slight, meek, and balding, and hardly heroic.
meekly
adverb  us   /ˈmi·kli/
Jennifer meekly suggested that maybe it won't happen.
Translations of “meek”
in Arabic وَديع, خانِع…
in Korean 온순한 사람…
in Malaysian menurut…
in French doux…
in Turkish çekingen, sıkılgan, uysal…
in Italian remissivo, mansueto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 溫順的, 謙和的…
in Russian кроткий…
in Polish potulny…
in Vietnamese dễ bảo…
in Spanish manso, paciente…
in Portuguese manso, dócil…
in Thai นอบน้อม…
in German sanftmütig…
in Catalan dòcil…
in Japanese 従順な, 柔和な…
in Indonesian penurut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 温顺的, 谦和的…
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