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Princeton's WordNet

  1. meek, mild, modest(adj)

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

    "meek and self-effacing"

    Synonyms:
    tame, low, small, humble, lowly, soft, minor, modest, spiritless, mild, balmy, small-scale, pocket-size, pocket-sized

    Antonyms:
    obstinate, proud, unregenerate, domineering, stubborn

  2. meek, tame(adj)

    very docile

    "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes

    Synonyms:
    tame, spiritless, mild, tamed, modest

    Antonyms:
    stubborn, domineering, unregenerate, obstinate, proud

  3. meek, spiritless(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    tame, spiritless, mild, modest

    Antonyms:
    proud, stubborn, unregenerate, obstinate, domineering

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. meek

    Synonyms:
    mild, gentle, submissive, modest, yielding, unassuming

    Antonyms:
    bold, arrogant, self-asserting, irritable, proud, high-spirited

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. meek(a.)

    Synonyms:
    humble, lowly, submissive, mild, soft, gentle, modest, demure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    mick, humble

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