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Synonyms for docile
ˈdɒs əl; Brit. ˈdoʊ saɪl

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  1. docile(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    amenable, tractable, compliant, meek, submissive, malleable, teachable

    Antonyms:
    wilful

  2. docile(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    meek, compliant, tractable, amenable, teachable, malleable, submissive

    Antonyms:
    wilful

  3. docile(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    tractable, malleable, amenable, submissive, teachable, compliant, meek

    Antonyms:
    wilful

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. docile

    One who is docile is easily taught; one who is tractable is easily led; one who is pliant is easily bent in any direction; compliant represents one as inclined or persuaded to agreement with another's will. Compare DUTY.

    Synonyms:
    amenable, compliant, gentle, manageable, obedient, pliable, pliant, submissive, tame, teachable, tractable, yielding

    Antonyms:
    determined, dogged, firm, inflexible, intractable, obstinate, opinionated, resolute, self-willed, stubborn, unyielding, wilful

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. docile

    Synonyms:
    compliant, amenable, easily managed, yielding, gentle, quiet, pliant, tractable, teachable, tame

    Antonyms:
    intractable, stubborn, obstinate, self-willed, dogged

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. docile(a.)

    Synonyms:
    teachable, docible, tractable, apt, easily taught

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    obedient, submissive, compliant, amenable

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