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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Easy to handle. Quiet and easily controlled.

Usage examples (41)
  • The docile lion made the lion tamer's job too easy.
  • A gentle old horse, docile and obedient
  • docile pupils eager for instruction
  • I think that the term "docile" is the term that troubles me most. for more
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