Definitions for meek

Definitions for (adj) meek

Main entry: spiritless, meek

Definition: evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant

Usage: 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

Main entry: meek, mild, modest

Definition: humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness

Usage: meek and self-effacing

Main entry: tame, meek

Definition: very docile

Usage: tame obedience; meek as a mouse- Langston Hughes

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